Jonathan Cardew is a writer, teacher, and editor. He has taught English, creative writing, literature surveys, and professional communication courses at various colleges and universities. His short fiction has been published in Cream City Review (University of Wisconsin), Superstition Review (Arizona State University), and Passages North (Northern Michigan University) among other journals. In 2017, he was awarded the Doug Fortier Scholarship for Writing at the Mendocino Coast Writers Conference. He serves as fiction editor for Connotation Press, columnist for Bending Genres Online, and contributing books reviewer for Flash: The International Short-Short Story Magazine. He lives in Milwaukee, Wisconsin with his wife and two daughters.