Seth Sawyers grew up in far western Maryland and now lives in Baltimore. His work has appeared or is forthcoming in River Teeth, Fourth Genre, Crab Orchard Review, Ninth Letter, Quarterly West, Fugue, Phoebe, The Little Patuxent Review, The Baltimore Sun, The Morning News, and The Millions. He has recently completed a memoir, about growing up skinny and wild, and is at work on a novel about a ten-foot-tall temporary office worker. He teaches writing classes at the University of Maryland Baltimore County and has an MFA from Old Dominion University. He was an Emerging Writer in Residence at Penn State Altoona and winner of a [email protected] fellowship. He is an editor at Baltimore Review. He is online at http://sethsawyers.wordpress.com/ and on Twitter at @sethsawyers.