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Author Bios

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Little Torch Key is co-written by Sean Alveshire and Casey Wiley under the pen name, “Sean Casey.”


Sean Alveshire (Plantation, FL) is the Director of Corporate Affairs for the law firm of Lewis, Longman & Walker and is the former Chairman for the Florida State College Trustee Association. Upon graduation from Ithaca College, he founded a television production and sportscasting firm working with FOX and Regional Network Affiliates.



Casey Wiley (State College, PA) teaches writing in the Penn State University English Department. He graduated in 2009 as the Outstanding Creative Nonfiction MFA graduate from George Mason University. His nonfiction and fiction have been published in The Chronicle of Higher Education, Inside Higher Ed, Gulf Stream, Epiphany, Barrelhouse, among others. He has attended the Breadloaf and Southampton Writers’ Conferences.