A short story by author Michael C. Keith, a faculty member in the Communication Department, appears this month in Blue Hour Magazine. Keith has written more than 20 books, including Voices in the Purple Haze, Waves of Rancor, Dirty Discourse, the acclaimed memoir The Next Better Place, and most recently, Everything is Epic. His next book, forthcoming in March 2014, is a collection of stories titled The Collector of Tears. One of the stories is available for advance viewing on McStorytellers. Follow Keith on Twitter or check out his Collector of Tearsfacebook page.