My Life as a Mermaid, and Other Stories (Paperback)

By Jen Grow

Dzanc Books, 9781938103032, 216pp.

Publication Date: June 9, 2015



This stunning collection introduces an important new voice in American fiction. The charactersamong them a suburban wife, an alcoholic mother, two homeless men, and an injured veterangrapple with being voiceless and feeling trapped.

The fiction editor of Little Patuxent Review, Jen Grow's fiction and nonfiction have appeared in the " Writer's Chronicle," "Other Voices," "Sun Magazine," "Indiana Review," and many others, including the anthology "City Sages: Baltimore." She's received two Individual Artist Awards from Maryland State Arts.

About the Author

Jen Grow is the fiction editor of "Little Patuxent Review." Her writings have appeared in "The Writer s Chronicle, Other Voices, The Sun Magazine, Indiana Review" and many others including the anthology "City Sages: Baltimore." She s received two Individual Artist Award from Maryland State Arts. She lives in Baltimore, MD.