Anthony Tognazzini is the author of the fiction collection I Carry A Hammer in My Pocket for Occasions Such As These (BOA). His short stories have appeared in Electric Literature, Guernica, The Literary Review, and Crazyhorse among other journals. His work has been anthologized in the Norton Anthology of short fiction, New Micro. He received an Individual Excellence Award from the Ohio Arts Council in 2018 and has received fellowships from Yaddo, Millay, the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, and the Djerassi Resident Artists Program. He teaches Creative Writing at the College of Wooster in Ohio.