At the heart of this collection is the search for the shared sense of humanity and compassion that fiction provides us. These essays remind us that stories give us a way to connect rather than to escape.
Jen Grow’s debut collection, My Life as a Mermaid, won the 2012 Dzanc Books Short Story Collection Competition. She is the Fiction Editor of Little Patuxent Review. Her short fiction and nonfiction have […]
My Life As a Mermaid, and Other Stores by Jen Grow 2015, Dzanc Books 216 Pages, $14.95 ISBN-13 978-1938103032 Heart beating in your ears, hidden away from the […]