After completing an MA in English Literature (Creative Writing) at Concordia University in Montreal, Ron Schafrick spent nine years as an ESL instructor at a university in South Korea. Thanks to the generous support of the Ontario Arts Council and the Toronto Arts Council, Schafrick has been working on a collection of short stories set in both Korea and Toronto. So far his stories have appeared in The Dalhousie Review, The Prairie Journal, The Antigonish Review, Asia Literary Review, and FreeFall. Ron is also a recent graduate of the Humber School for Writers in Toronto.