Jean Ryan, a native Vermonter, lives in Napa, California. Her stories and essays have appeared in a variety of journals, including Other Voices, Pleiades, The Summerset Review, The Massachusetts Review and The Blue Lake Review. She has also published a novel, LOST SISTER. A collection of her short stories, SURVIVAL SKILLS, was published by Ashland Creek Press in April 2013.
To read a Q&A with the author, please follow this link to the Ashland Creek Press blog