photo courtesy of Emma Pineda

photo courtesy of Emma Pineda

 

Jon Pineda is the author of the novels Let’s No One Get Hurt, published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux, and Apology, winner of the Milkweed National Fiction Prize. His memoir Sleep in Me was a Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers selection. He is also the author of three poetry collections, most recently Little Anodynes, winner of the Library of Virginia Literary Award. He teaches in the low-residency MFA program at Queens University of Charlotte and is a member of the creative writing faculty at the College of William & Mary.