Read Syed Afzal Haider’s story in the Winter 2015 issue.
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Syed Afzal Haider is a writer and Senior Editor at Chicago Quarterly Review. He was born in India, lived in Pakistan and studied in America. Haider’s short stories and essays have appeared in The Saint Ann’s Review, Amerasia Journal, Rambunctious Review, Marco Polo, Trajectory, The Journal of Pakistani Literature and Indian Voices, and other publications. Oxford University Press, Milkweed Editions, Penguin Books, and Pearson, Longman Literature has anthologized Haider’s writings. His novel To Be With Her was published in October 2010. His short story collection Tumbleweed Connection was finalist for MVP competition. Life of Ganesh, his second novel, is under consideration. Lust. Loss. Longing, a collection of his short stories that includes the story “Ablutions,” is forthcoming.