Jen Knox grew up in the Midwest and currently lives in San Antonio, Texas. She works as a creative writing instructor and editor. Her short fiction earned the Global Short Story Prize in 2011 and was chosen for Wigleaf’s Top 50 list in 2012. Her work can be read in Gargoyle, Istanbul Review, jmww, Narrative, PANK, Stone Highway Review, and Short Story America. Her website is jenknox.com.