Nick DiChario’s short fiction has appeared in journals and anthologies, including The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, The Year’s Best Science Fiction, and The Best Alternative History Stories of the 20th Century. He has published two novels, A Small and Remarkable Life (2006) and Valley of Day-Glo (2008), both Robert J Sawyer Books from Fitzhenry & Whiteside. He has been nominated for two Hugo Awards, two John W Campbell Memorial Awards, and a World Fantasy Award. DiChario is the fiction editor of HazMat Literary Review and has taught creative writing to university students and adults. He lives in Rochester, NY.