About the Author

McCoyW_Ship300x300Keith Wayne McCoy majored in English with an Emphasis in Creative Writing at the University of Southern Indiana in Evansville.  He won scholarships to writing conferences headed by such luminaries as Johns Hawkes, Bob Shacochis, Amy Hempel, and Sigrid Nunez.  His novel The Travelers was a quarter-finalist in the 2011 Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award.  In addition to writing, Mr. McCoy is a world-class collector of furniture and memorabilia from the 1930s luxury liner Queen Mary.  He lives in southern Illinois.