Above Photo by Vijay K. Balakrishnan
Michael Backus’ work has appeared in Okey Panky, Digging Through the Fat, Prime Number, One Story, The Portland Review, The Sycamore Review, Exquisite Corpse, Verb, Storyhead, The High Hat, The Writer, and Hanging Loose. A novel, Double, was published in the Fall of 2011 by Xynobooks Publishing. He teaches creative writing for Gotham Writer’s Workshop and Zoetrope Magazine.
KUNM Spoken Word interview with Michael Backus, hosted by Don McIver