Tom Andes has published fiction, nonfiction, poetry, and reviews in Witness, Natural Bridge, the Akashic Books Mondays Are Murder Flash Fiction Blog, Best American Mystery Stories 2012, the Santa Clara Review, the Los Angeles Review of Books, The Rumpus, and elsewhere. He attended Loyola University New Orleans, San Francisco State University, and the Kenyon Review Writers Workshop and has been a resident at the Vermont Studio Center and Ragdale. Born and raised in New Hampshire, he has since lived abroad (in the United Kingdom and France), in the San Francisco Bay Area, and he currently lives in New Orleans, where he works as a freelance writer and editor and teaches community creative writing classes at the New Orleans Writers Workshop.