Eric Joseph Scholz is a writer, musician, and educator currently living in Fair Lawn, New Jersey. He holds an MFA in creative and professional writing from William Paterson University and plays bass in A Film In Color and Heavy Sigh. His writing has been featured most recently in Typehouse Magazine, Slink Chunk Press, and Eunoia Review. He won the 2019 NJCEA Graduate Student Creative Writing Award and now serves as graduate student liaison for the organization. He is an assistant editor at Map Literary.