An American fiction writer who wrote beneath the male pen name of Jack port Fenno, she actually is most famous on her behalf O. Henry award-winning brief story, THE NIGHT TIME Club within the Woods. Her books consist of Journal from Ellipsia and Regular Dreaming. She was raised in NEW YORK. She released her first brief story collection, Within the Lack of Angels, in 1951. She was a three-time Country wide Book Honor finalist. She was wedded twice and experienced two kids. When she passed away at age ninety-seven, she was survived by her second spouse, Curtis Harnack, and by her child, Peter Heffelfinger. Her composing is sometimes in comparison to that of Jane Austen.