Michael Melgaard

Michael Melgaard’s fiction has appeared in Grain, The Puritan, The Antigonish Review, and other magazines in the U.S. and U.K. His story, “A Pregnancy,” was honorably mentioned in The Humber Literary Review‘s Emerging Writers’ Fiction Contest, with judge Kathryn Kuitenbrouwer calling the story “…an extraordinary, urgent, and devastating rendering.” He is a regular contributor to the National Post‘s book section, and has contributed articles and criticism to The Millions, Torontoist, and elsewhere. His first volume work, a collection of short stories, will be published by
House of Anansi Press. Michael lives in Toronto, and is working on a novel.