Nick Pierce is a third year law student at Loyola University, and an itinerant writer of prose living in Uptown, New Orleans. He has published numerous nonfiction pieces for The Daily Reveille, Morocco Tomorrow, the Huffington Post, and others. In 2014 he received an Associated Press Award for a column on the Boston Marathon Bombing. His first short story, The Silent Man, was published by Akashic Books in 2015. Originally from Baton Rouge, Nick holds a Bachelors in History from Louisiana State University.