Henry Alley is a Professor Emeritus of Literature at the University of Oregon’s Honors College. Over 60 of his stories have been published over the past 50 years. His collection, The Dahlia Field, appeared in 2017. He has five novels: Through Glass (Iris, 1979), The Lattice (Ariadne, 1986), Umbrella of Glass (Breitenbush,1988), Precincts of Light (Inkwater, 2010), and Men Touching (Chelsea Station, 2019). His latest novel, Galen’s Legacy, is forthcoming from Rattling Good Yarns. He lives in Eugene, Oregon, with his husband, Austin Gray.