is a San Francisco writer who blogs at www.jayduret.com.
His stories have appeared or are forthcoming in many online and print journals, including
The Blue Lake Review, Gargoyle, Stone Path Review, the Citron Review, Outside In, Cigale Literary Magazine, Fiction Vortex and Work Literary Magazine.
Jay's first novel, Nine Digits, is about a dysfunctional family selected to compete on a reality television program in which the prize is $100 million. Nine Digits will be published in the spring of 2014 by Second Wind Publishers.
is a student in 7th grade at a day school in San Francisco.
She loves to read and perform. For the last two years, she has attended a performing arts camp in Vermont.