Philip Kobylarz is a teacher and writer of fiction, poetry, book reviews, and essays. He has worked as a journalist and film critic for newspapers in Memphis, TN. His work appears in such publications as Paris Review, Poetry, and The Best American Poetry series. He is the author of a book of poems concerning life in the south of France and a short story collection titled Now Leaving Nowheresville. He has two books forthcoming– All Roads Lead from Masillia from Everytime Press of Adelaide, Australia and A Miscellany of Diverse Things from Brooklyn’s Lit Riot Press.