Roy ParvinContributing writer
Roy Parvin is an award-winning author of two books of fiction, The Loneliest Road in America and In the Snow Forest. His work has been selected for inclusion in the Best American Short Stories series and has been widely anthologized. He is the recipient of a National Endowment for the Arts grant and a Bread Loaf Fellowship, and he is the recipient of the Katherine Anne Porter Prize. The New York Times named The Loneliest Road in America an editor's choice book. Roy also writes under the nom de namaste of Yoga Matt, and is the author of Yoga for the Inflexible Male.