Scott Lindsey has been teaching and tutoring English for ten years. He earned a Bachelor’s degree in literature from UCI and did his graduate work at Chapman University, where he earned an MA in Literature and an MFA in creative writing. His MFA thesis, Beneath a Banana Moon, earned the first John Fowles Award at Chapman for best student novel. His poetry and fiction have been published in various minor publications. At present, he lives in one of the local mountain communities with two dogs and two cats and is working on a new novel.