Dana Crum is author of the chapbook Good Friday 2000 (Q Ave Press, 2014) and is a Callaloo Fellow. He won the Eva Jane Romaine Coombe Writer’s Residency at The Seven Hills School, had residencies at the Vermont Studio Center and VCCA and received a fellowship from Virginia Commonwealth University. The Paris Review Daily profiled him in 2013. His poetry, fiction and nonfiction have appeared, or are forthcoming, in Blackbird, American Short Fiction, African Voices, Carve Magazine, The Source, The Innisfree Poetry Journal, Killens Review of Arts & Letters and other publications. NPR affiliate WBEZ 91.5 FM Chicago broadcast a dramatic reading of his short story “My Heavenly Father” as part of its Stories on Stage program.