David Abrams’ short stories and essays have appeared in Esquire, Narrative, Glimmer Train Stories, The Greensboro Review, The Missouri Review, The North Dakota Review and other literary quarterlies. He regularly contributes book reviews to The Barnes & Noble Review, San Francisco Chronicle and January Magazine. He is currently working on a novel loosely based on his experiences as an enlisted soldier in Iraq. He lives in Butte, Montana with his wife. Please visit his blog, The Quivering Pen, for more information.