Michael Noll is a writer and teacher living with his family in Austin, TX. He teaches composition, magazine writing, creative writing, and literature at Texas State University, plus independent writing workshops and craft seminars in the Austin area. He has been the writer-in-residence at the Katherine Anne Porter House and an assistant editor at Narrative Magazine. His stories have been published at American Short Fiction and The Owls. He’s written about parenting for The Good Men Project and told stories at The Story Department. He’s currently at work on a collection of stories set in rural Kansas and Seven Attacks of the Dead, a novel.