Christopher X. Shade
Raised in the South, Christopher X. Shade now lives in New York City. Over twenty of his stories have appeared in publications; recently Gravel, Timber Journal, Quarterly West, Steel Toe Review, and Word Riot. He has a short story collection in circulation, as well as a novel set in Marseille, France.
His book reviews have appeared widely. He teaches fiction and poetry writing at The Writers Studio. Until recently he was an editor of Epiphany, a print literary journal. He is co-founder of Cagibi, a literary journal at cagibilit.com.