Andy Mozina is the author of two novels, Contrary Motion (Spiegel & Grau) and Tandem (Tortoise Books, October 2023), and two story collections. Quality Snacks was a finalist for the Flannery O’Connor Award, and The Women Were Leaving the Men won the GLCA New Writers Award. His fiction has appeared in Tin House, Southern Review, Ecotone, The Missouri Review, and elsewhere. His stories have received special citations in Best American Short Stories, Pushcart Prize, and New Stories from the Midwest. He and his wife, Lorraine Alberts, live in Kalamazoo, where he teaches literature and creative writing at Kalamazoo College.