Pete Pazmino is a graduate of the MA in Writing (fiction) program at Johns Hopkins University. He’s served numerous fellowships at the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts (VCCA) in Amherst, VA, the most recent of which (November, 2014) was funded by a Claudia Mitchell Arts Fund grant from the Rappahannock Association for the Arts and Community (RAAC). His fiction has appeared in numerous publications, including A River and Sound Review, Rappahannock Review, Gargoyle MagazineMemoriousJMWWMonkeybicycle, and others. He lives, works, and writes in Rappahannock County, Virginia, high on a mountain in the beautiful Blue Ridge.