Constance Squires is the award-winning author of Along the Watchtower: A Novel and Wounding Radius and Other Stories. Her numerous short stories have appeared in Guernica, Shenandoah, Atlantic Monthly, and other magazines. She teaches creative writing at the University of Central Oklahoma. Her newest novel, Live From Medicine Park, is an ode to both southwestern Oklahoma and rock music. It is a bittersweet reflection on the search for identity and purpose amid tragedy.