Tracy DeBrincat’s new story collection, Troglodyte, was awarded the 2012 Elixir Prize and will be published in January 2014. Her novel Hollywood Buckaroo received the 2011 Big Moose Prize and was published in 2012 by Black Lawrence Press. The short story collection Moon Is Cotton & She Laugh All Night received the Innovative Prize for Fiction and was published by Subito Press in 2010. Her short stories and poetry have appeared in journals from Another Chicago Magazine to Zyzzyva. San Francisco is her hometown, but she loves living in Los Angeles.