Jo Ann Heydron
Jo Ann Heydron’s fiction, nonfiction, and poetry have appeared in Puerto del Sol, So to Speak, Sojourners, Prairie Schooner, Trachodon, and elsewhere. While raising three children, she taught English at community colleges in California. In 2007 she moved with her husband to Bellingham, Washington, where she writes full time and is getting reacquainted with her siblings after long geographical separation. In 2009, she received an MFA in fiction from Pacific University, in Forest Grove, Oregon. Jo Ann Heydron blogs at Talking to Strangers: An Introvert Hits the Streets.