David James Keaton’s fiction has appeared in over 50 publications. His first collection, FISH BITES COP! Stories to Bash Authorities (Comet Press), was named the 2013 Short Story Collection of the Year byThis Is Horror. His second collection of short fiction, Stealing Propeller Hats from the Dead (PMMP), recently received a Starred Review by Publishers Weekly. He teaches composition at Santa Clara University in California.