Jeanne Althouse lives in Palo Alto, California, and writes prose poems, flash fiction, and short stories. She is married and has two children. Her work has been published in Opium, Canary, the Stanford English Department Newsletter, The MacGuffin, Pindeldyboz, and Temeros. She has won the Foothill Writers’ Conference and the Lunch Hour Stories short story contests. She has a story upcoming in the spring Madison Review.