Stephen Beachy's most recent novel, boneyard, is a collaboration with Jake Yoder, a disturbed Amish boy whose existence has as yet been unconfirmed. Stephen is the author of two other novels, The Whistling Song and Distortion, and the novellas Some Phantom and No Time Flat. Stephen is the prose editor of Your Impossible Voice and has been teaching at USF since 1999. He is currently finishing his monumental new novel Glory Hole, from which “Worse Things Than Catastrophe and Death” has been excerpted. Check out his website: livingjelly.com.