About the Author
Joseph Gatch is an award winning portrait/landscape artist and amateur writer. He has been writing short fiction for the past fifteen years and has been published in the collections: Tales of New Babbage - The Steampunk City Vols. 1 & 2. Although a lifelong history buff, he has been an alternate history Steampunk aficionado since 2005 and has been creating art and stories within that realm, adding his own vision to the already growing genre. He lives in Wyanet, Illinois with his wife and children.