is a writer, editor, teacher, and father from Ohio. He holds a BA, MA, and an MFA in fiction writing. He has worked as a fiction editor for Arcadia Press, Front Porch Journal, and Oxford Magazine; taught English writing classes at Miami University, George Mason University, Texas State University, and Georgia Southern University; and developed training curriculum and edited writing workshop materials at AWS. He has twice been nominated for the Pushcart Prize.
That’s him on the left.