Karie Fugett

Karie Fugett’s work can be found in The Rumpus, HuffPost, Human Parts, and elsewhere. She is working on a memoir about how the Iraq War and the opioid crisis left her widowed at the age of 24.

Stories By Karie Fugett

My Secret Life as The World’s Worst Professional Matchmaker

I don't know how I landed this job. But the most surprising part is that instead of helping my clients find love, they helped me get out of an abusive relationship.