D.A. Dement is a past prize winner of Imitation Fruit’s contest for the story Escaping the River. Dement has studied Journalism, and Creative Writing in New York and is now working on writing some short stories, a children’s book and an article on online dating.

See more of James Hannibal’s photography in this issue of Imitation Fruit under the titles, Autum’s Breeze and ShootAnyAngle. Visit his website