Jack Driscoll is a two-time NEA Creative Writing Fellowship recipient, and the author of eleven books. His many awards include the AWP Short Fiction Award, the Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers Award, the PEN/Nelson Algren Fiction Award, the Society of Midland Writers Award, the PEN Syndicated Fiction Award, the Pushcart Book Editors' Award, two Pushcart prizes, and the Michigan Library Foundation Notable Book Award for 2018. His stories have appeared in journals including The Georgia Review, The Southern Review, Ploughshares, Missouri Review, and New Stories from the Midwest, as well as several 'Best Of' anthologies. He currently teaches in Pacific University's low-residency MFA program in Oregon.