Joy Marchand holds a B.A. in Classical Studies from the University of the Pacific and currently lives in Salem, Massachusetts. Joy's short stories have been featured in Writers of the Future Volume XX (as Joy Remy), the Elastic Book of Numbers and Polyphony 5. She is currently at work on a dark urban fantasy novel set on the edge of the Chihuahuan Desert in West Texas. Please visit her website at http://www.joymarchand.com.