Kevin Winchester lives in Waxhaw, North Carolina and holds an MFA in Creative Writing from Queens University. His debut novel, Sunflower Dog, will be out in spring of 2020 with SFK Press. His story, “Waiting on Something to Happen,” won the 2013 Thomas Wolfe Fiction Prize. His writing has appeared in Tin House, Gulf Coast, StorySouth, Barrelhouse, Dead Mule and the anthologies Everything But the Baby and Making Notes: Music of the Carolinas, among others. Main Street Rag published his short story collection, Everybody’s Gotta Eat in 2009. He currently teaches writing at Wingate University.