Ed Kurtz is the author of The Rib from Which I Remake the World, Sawbones, Nausea, Bleed, and other novels. His short fiction has been widely anthologized, appearing in Best American Stories and Best Gay Storiesamong others, and has been collected in Nothing You Can Do: Stories and Blood They Brought and Other Stories. Ed lives in New England, where he is writing his next book. Drop Ed Kurtz a line at firstname.lastname@example.org. Available Tiltes by Ed Kurtz: THE RANGER.