Kevin P. Keating
After working as a boilermaker in the steel mills in Ohio, Kevin P. Keating became a professor of English and began teaching at Baldwin Wallace University, Cleveland State University, Lorain County Community College, and Lakeland Community College. His essays and stories have appeared in over fifty literary journals, including The
Blue Lake Review, The Fifth Street Review, The Mad Hatter's Review, The Avatar Review, The North Coast Review, The Licking River Review, The Red Rock Review, Whiskey Island, Juked, Inertia, Identity Theory, Exquisite Corpse, Wordriver and many others. "The Natural Order of Things" is his first full-length book and has garnered praise from Publishers Weekly and Pulitzer Prize-winning author Robert Olen Butler. He currently resides in Cleveland and is working on a second novel, "The Captive Condition."