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Pam Houston began her writing career contributing nonfiction and short stories to numerous popular and literary periodicals such as Vogue, The New York Times, Quarterly West, and The Gettysburg Review. Some of these stories later appeared in her 1992 Cowboys Are My Weakness and her 1998 Waltzing the Cat. She is also the editor of Women on Hunting: Essays, Fiction, and Poetry (1995) and has had her stories selected for many works such as The Best American Short Stories 1990 and Prize Stories: The O. Henry Awards in 1999. Her autobiography, A Little More About Me, was published in 1999.