AWP | Minneapolis

I will be sharing some laughs and insights on a panel at AWP on Saturday, April 11th with three lovely writers — Courtney Mauk, Joshua Isard,  & Nina McConigley.  We named the panel “Small Press, Not Small Reach: Marketing Your Small Press Fictions,” and I cannot think of a less qualified person than myself for this panel. […]

Love from Detroit!

“The Rise & Fall of the ScandAmerican Domestic (Coffee House Press) is both chilling and funny, and oft-uncomfortable for people familiar with the settings. Merkner is really good at melding his observations with his imaginations into something hugely entertaining.” —Detroit’s MetroTimes Here’s the full blog: What is THAT? Oddities from the MT Mailbox