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Joseph J. P. Johnson is an instructor in English at Central Washington University and is working toward an MFA, with a focus in fiction, from the Rainier Writing Workshop at Pacific Lutheran University. His work has appeared in Rust + Moth, The Penwood Review, and Carve Magazine. He lives in Ellensburg, Washington, and can be found online at josephjpjohnson.com.