Author Kyler Hood hails from Spokane in the Pacific Northwest. He began writing fiction in a creative writing class in Florence, Italy and never stopped. He writes short stories, screen plays, and now, novellas. His latest work is a novella, Train Running. The setting of his novella is inspired by a visit to India for his sister’s wedding. Kyler also blogs and freelances for the Spokesman-Review, The Pacific Northwest Inlander, Red Alert Politics, Elance.com, Catalyst Magazine, and for Radio America when he worked as an editorial fellow for the National Journalism Center. He holds a Master of Fine Arts degree from the California College of the Arts in San Francisco and International Relations and Philosophy Bachelor of Arts degrees from Gonzaga University.