Kevin Ching (Editorial Staff - prose) is an English graduate student at California State University, Hayward, creative writing option, who currently lives in San Francisco, paddling between part time jobs to stay financially afloat. His story "The Prettiest Girl I Ever Saw" won the 2002 New York Stories fiction contest, and will appear in the Spring 2003 issue. He is also winner of the 2002 R.V. Williams writing award at CSUH. This is his second year working with Tattoo Highway, having served as Fiction Editor for TH/5.