Bonnie ZoBell lives in a casita in San Diego with her husband, dogs, cats, and many succulents. She is the author of The Whack-Job Girls (Monkey Puzzle Press, 2013), and is a recipient of an NEA Fellowship, a PEN Syndicated Fiction Award, the Capricorn Novel Award, a spot on The Wigleaf Top 50 (Very) Short Fictions, and a notable story included in the storySouth Million Writers Award. Her fiction has appeared or is forthcoming in such magazines as The Potomac Review, Connotation Press, The Los Angeles Review, PANK, and The Greensboro Review. She has been a fellow at Yaddo, MacDowell, VCCA, Dorland Mountain Arts Colony, The Wurlitzer Foundation, and Villa Montalvo. ZoBell received an MFA from Columbia University and currently she teaches at San Diego Mesa College. She is an Associate Editor at The Northville Review and at Flash Fiction Chronicle, and is working on a novel.