Dan A. Cardoza has an MS Degree in Counseling. His poetry, fiction, and nonfiction has appeared in the 45th Parallel, University of Oregon, Apricity Magazine, University of Texas, BlazeVOX, Bull, California Quarterly, Call me, University of Alabama, Cleaver, Consequence, Entropy, Gravel, Hamilton Stone Review, Hiram Review, In Parentheses, OJA&L, New Flash Fiction Review, Poetry Northwest, Running Wild Press Anthology, 2021, Spelk, and Your Impossible Voice. Dan was nominated for Best Micro Fiction, Tiny Molecules, 2020 and Best Poetry, Coffin Bell, 2020.