Donley Watt lives in Santa Fe, NM. His collection of short stories, Can You Get There from Here? won the Texas Institute of Letters’ prize for best first book of fiction. Since then he has had four more book-length works of fiction published, along with many other stories and recent essays in the Los Angeles Review and Texas Monthly. A former vice-president of the Texas Institute of Letters, his collected papers are a part of the Witliff Collections at Texas State University.