Ed Kurtz is the author of The Rib from Which I Remake the World and other novels. His short fiction has appeared in several magazines and anthologies, including Best American Mystery Stories and Best Gay Stories. Ed’s first short story collection, Nothing You Can Do, is out now from Down & Out Books. Ed lives in Connecticut with author doungjai gam and a very snotty cat. Visit Ed Kurtz online at www.edkurtzbooks.com.