Phillip Wenturine, a native Floridian, is currently a Fulbright Professor in Santarém, Portugal. He has published other essays in Aurora magazine, The Talon Review, Intrinsick Magazine, and Potluck Magazine. He has an MFA in non-fiction and a BA in literature. Phillip enjoys traveling to foreign countries, consuming a large goblet of sangria, and the color orange makes him smile. Read more on Phillip Writes.