John Stacy enjoys both writing and visual arts. In addition to "Unwired Girl" he is working on a graphic autobiography focusing on his childhood in Long Beach and the interplay of an Anglo-Hispanic family in Mid-Century California. John teaches English Literature online for Barstow College where he enjoys emeritus status. His collection of short stories and poems 21 Nets That Once Contained Butterflies may be found in the CSULB Library. He and his wife Joyce live across from Whaley Park in Long Beach where they enjoy walking their two dogs Archie and Sheila.