Six feet two when he stands up straight, Sean-Patrick Burke has worked in the aerospace industry and state government. His short fiction has been published sporadically in the past few years. Raised in Killington, Vermont, where he worked for many years as a library volunteer, he earned a BA in English from the University of Vermont, where he met his wife Amelia. He has four daughters, one cat named Orion, and three-ish unpublished novels. He has a podcast, HEADLAMP, which he uses to preach about reading, writing, and running; it is available on iTunes. He is currently training for the Vermont 50 Ultramarathon in September 2015.