Alex Franco hails from Atlanta, GA. He studied literature in New York and went on to complete a Masters in Paris. He teaches English as a foreign language, and has taught oversees in France and Israel, in addition to the States. Most recently he volunteered with TALMA, an Israeli initiative to bring native English speaking teachers to low-income communities across the country. His writing has appeared in Polychrome Ink, Callisto, and Wussy Mag, among others.