kevin michaels

ABOUT


Kevin Michaels is the author of the critically acclaimed debut novel  "Lost  Exit",
as well as   two entries in the  FIGHT CARD BOOKS  series:   "Hard Road" and
"Can't Miss Contender".  He also released a collection of short stories entitled
"Nine In The Morning".   His short stories and flash  fiction have also appeared
in a  number of magazines and indie zines,  and in  2011  he was nominated for
two separate  Pushcart Prize awards for his short stories.    Other stories have
been included in the anthologies for SIX SENTENCES  (volumes II and III)  and
ACTION: PULSE POUNDING  TALES (2).

In April 2017 his latest novel "Still Black Remains" was published by
Literary Wanderlust LLC.

He has also published a number non-fiction articles and stories in print publications ranging from the NYTimes.com and the Life/Style section of The Boston Globe to The Bergen News and Press Journal, and raged in print at places like the triCity News, NY Daily News, and The Press.

He is the Founder and Creative Director of Story Tellers which is a community-based organization that develops and promotes literacy through writing. Story Tellers provides under-served teenagers, young adults, and women from distressed situations the opportunity to discover the strength and power of their own voices (self-empowerment through self-expression). You can learn more about StoryTellers at:  http://storytellersnj.org/

Originally from New Jersey, he carries the attitude, edginess, and love of all things Bruce Springsteen common in his home state, although he left the Garden State to live and work in Georgia a few years ago. He and his wife Helen live in a small college town northeast of Atlanta with an assortment of children and pets.