Judy Ryan Hall is a writer and itinerant teacher of writing who has lived in such far flung places as Iceland, Sudan, and New Jersey. She currently lives with her youngest daughter, Samantha and her husband, Anson Pope, in Montclair, NJ. No one in her family approaches normalcy. Although Judy has been published in many journals and anthologies, Max Runs, due out February 2019 is her debut novel, published by Eliezer Tristan Publishing. Follow her on twitter @judashalah or her blog, Voluptuous Mermaid, can be found on Facebook.