About the Author

W.D. Blackmon is Professor of English at Missouri State University, where he teaches creative writing. A graduate of the University of Colorado, Dr. Blackmon has published short fiction in numerous literary journals and magazines nationwide, though Blood and Milk: A Novel in Stories, is his first book. He may be emailed at WDBlackmon@MissouriState.edu or contacted at
The Department of English
Missouri State University
Springfield, MO  65897
Phone 417-836-5107; FAX 417-836-4226