Joan Frank (www.joanfrank.org) is the author of ten books of literary fiction and nonfiction. Where You're All Going: Four Novellas [Sarabande Books] won the Mary McCarthy Prize for Short Fiction. Try To Get Lost: Essays On Travel And Place, [University of New Mexico Press] won the River Teeth Literary Nonfiction Prize. In October 2020, Joan's new novel, The Outlook For Earthlings, will appear via Regal House Publishing. Joan also reviews literary fiction and nonfiction for the Washington Post. Find her on Facebook below.