Mathieu Cailler is a writer of poetry and prose. A graduate of Vermont College of Fine Arts, his work has been published in numerous national and international literary journals, such as Ardor, Epiphany, and The Saturday Evening Post. He has been a finalist for the Glimmer Train New Writers Award, the New Rivers Press American Fiction Prize, and the Carve Magazine Raymond Carver Short Story Contest. He is the recipient of a Short Story America Prize for Short Fiction and a Shakespeare Award for Poetry. His chapbook, Clotheslines, was recently published by Red Bird Press, and his short-story collection, Loss Angeles, is forthcoming from Short Story America Press.