Joseph D’Agnese’s nonfiction appeared in Best American Science Writing (HarperCollins) two years in a row. His crime fiction has appeared in Shotgun Honey, Plots With Guns, Beat to a Pulp, Alfred Hitchcock’s Mystery Magazine, and the annual anthology, Best American Mystery Stories 2015. He won the 2015 Derringer Award for flash fiction for a piece (“How Lil’ Jimmie Beat the Big C”) that first appeared here at Shotgun Honey. He’s the author of three popular history titles, a children’s picture book on the Fibonacci Sequence, and some novels. He lives in Asheville, North Carolina.