J. S. DeYoung lives in
Washington, DC Atlanta, Georgia. He is the author of Waiting for the Miracle (The Cupboard, 2020). His work has appeared or is forthcoming in The Los Angeles Review, New Orleans Review, Painted Bride Quarterly, Gargoyle, Harpur Palete, Corium, Marco Polo Quarterly, and Monkeybicycle, among others. His story “The Funeral Bill” was included in The Best American Mystery Stories 2012, published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. He is formerly the Reviews Editor at Numéro Cinq. He was a contributing editor to Not For Tourists: Guide to Washington, DC, a former Managing Editor of Poet Lore, and an Assistant Fiction Editor at upstreet He can be reached at jasondeyoung at gmail dot com.