Beauvais McCaddon, a Mississippi native, currently lives in Florida. She was graduated from Millsaps College in 1966 with a B.A. in English. In 1995, she received a Master’s Degree in Creative Writing from Florida State University. Her short stories and essays have been published in Sundog, Quarterly West, The Crescent Review, The Southern Quarterly, Micro Fiction (W.W. Norton) 1996, and New Stories from the South, The Year’s Best, 1997. “Candy Spoon,”appearing in The Virginia Quarterly Review (Volume 74, Number 4) was short-listed for The O. Henry Awards, The Best of 1999.