Josh Rolnick's short stories won the 2005 Florida Review Editors’ Prize and the 2002 Arts & Letters Fiction Prize. His stories have appeared in Gulf Coast, Bellingham Review, and Western Humanities Review, and have twice been nominated for the Pushcart Prize. He holds an MFA from the Iowa Writers’ Workshop and an MA from Johns Hopkins University. He is the former managing editor of Moment magazine, and founder of that journal’s short story contest. He lives in Akron, Ohio.