Barry Yedvobnick is an Emeritus Professor of Biology at Emory University in Atlanta where he performed molecular genetic research and taught for 34 years (see link below).
In addition to East of the Web, his stories have appeared in Tales to Terrify, Brilliant Flash Fiction, Flash Fiction Magazine, Every Day Fiction, Altered Reality Magazine, Kzine, Night to Dawn Magazine, Aphelion, and AntipodeanSF.
He also writes a Trends in Health column for his local newspaper, The Dahlonega Nugget. When not writing, he enjoys photo-microscopy and sci fi, thriller and horror movies.
He lives with his wife in the North Georgia mountains.