Flash fiction and longer stories by Jeanne Althouse have appeared in numerous literary journals. Her story, “Goran Holds his Breath” was nominated by Shenandoah for the Pushcart Prize. An early draft of her novel was a finalist in the Augury Books Editor’s Prize. Her story collection, Boys in the Bank, will be published by Red Bird Chapbooks. She lives in California and loves reading Lydia Davis.