Burton Melnick is in his fourth decade of teaching at International School of Geneva, Switzerland. He does scholarly work in literature and psychology. A member of the Board of Editors of PsyArt, he recently co-edited an "electronic book," Metaphor and Psychoanalysis. for the 2001 volume of PsyArt, a subject on which he has contributed a number of articles to psychoanalytic journals. A short story, "Nor All Your Impiety Nor Wit," will be his first published fiction when it appears in The Reading Room/4, in the summer of 2002 (available from amazon.com).