Storyglossia Issue 48, December 2012.

STORYGLOSSIA Issue 48 Contributors

Ian Breen is a graduate of the Iowa Writers' Workshop. His writing has appeared in The Atlantic Online and Black Heart Magazine, and is forthcoming in Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet. He lives and writes in Western Massachusetts.

Benjamin Buchholz's work has appeared several times at Storyglossia (issues 22, 29, and 33). The very first of these pieces, called "The Cabalfish," led directly to the publication of his first novel One Hundred And One Nights from Little, Brown. Ben is a US Army officer currently studying the Near East at Princeton. He writes a cultural commentary blog called "Not Quite Right."

Jay Kauffmann holds an M.F.A. from Vermont College and has taught at Randolph College and Göteborgs Stadsbibliotek. Winner of the Andrew Grossbardt Memorial Prize and nominee for a Pushcart Prize, he has work out or forthcoming in The Writer's Chronicle, Lumina, upstreet, Slake: Los Angeles, Mid-American Review, Storyglossia, and elsewhere.

Thomas Kearnes is a 36-year-old author originally from East Texas. His work has appeared in PANK, Word Riot, Storyglossia, Night Train, Ampersand, Pindeldyboz, 3 AM Magazine, Jersey Devil Press, The Northville Review, Verbicide, Splinter Generation and numerous gay publications. He is a two-time Pushcart Prize nominee and his first short-story collection, Pretend I'm Not Here, will debut in 2013 from Musa Publishing.

Casey Pycior is a second-year PhD student in creative writing at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. He holds an MFA in creative writing from Wichita State University and an MA in Literature from the University of Missouri-Kansas City. His work has appeared or is forthcoming in REAL: Regarding Arts and Letters, Big Muddy, and American Life in Poetry. He lives in Lincoln, NE with his wife, Janell, and his son, Carver.

Amy Silverberg is a writer living in Los Angeles. She is currently working on a collection of short stories.