Terry Jordan is an award-winning writer and dramatist whose short story collection, It's a Hard Cow, won a Saskatchewan Book Award in 1994 and was short-listed for the Commonwealth Writers Prize. He was the first Margaret Lawrence Fellow at Trent University in 1996. His stories have been widely published and featured on CBC Radio, and his award-winning plays Reunion, Movie Dust and Close Your Eyes, have been produced across the country. Beneath That Starry Place is his first novel. He lives with his wife in Allan, Saskatchewan.