Warren Stoddard II is the author of a new work of motorcycle fiction. His novella, No Birds in Yesterday, is his first book and comes out March 30, 2021, from Pine Needle Floor. Born and raised in the Hill Country of Central Texas, Warren Stoddard II attended Texas State University and received a BA in English. Following his graduation in 2018, he traveled to Syria to fight as a member of the Kurdish YPG in the war against the Islamic State. He was later wounded in action liberating the city of Ash Sha'fah from ISIS control. He now lives in Birmingham, Alabama, with his lovely wife, Noelle. His short work has been featured in DicE Magazine, Into the Void, The Barely South Review, Persona Literary Magazine, and numerous other publications worldwide. His short story "The Way of the World" was the winner of the 2018 Gates-Thomas Prize for Fiction. Take a moment to meet Warren.