Sandra Dyas received her MFA in intermedia and video art from the University of Iowa in 1998; she teaches photography at Cornell College and has a thriving freelance photography business. Her photographs have been published on and in numerous CDS, websites, and magazines including No Depression, Vogue, Acoustic Guitar, and the New York Times. Chris Offutt is the author of Kentucky Straight, Out of the Woods, The Good Brother, The Same River Twice, and No Heroes. His stories and essays have been published in Esquire, GQ, the New York Times, Best American Short Stories, and Best Stories of the South.
When you look at Sandy Dyas's affectionate portraits of musicians, you think you are there, in the presence of old friends, and certain that you can hear the sound of their voices. - SYLVIA PLACHY, author, Self Portrait with Cows Going Home