RACHEL MAY
July 2013

Kingston, RI – “My book of profiles of modern quilters is under contract with Storey Publishing (Workman) (projected release Fall 2013), and my writing has been twice nominated for the Pushcart Prize and awarded the William Allen Creative Nonfiction Award, Literal Latte’s Short Shorts Award, the Geraldine McLoud Commendation for Fiction, and noted in over a dozen other contests including the James Jones First Novel Fellowship and Black Lawrence Press’ book awards. My work has been recently published or is forthcoming in Michigan Quarterly Review, Indiana Review, Cream City Review, Green Mountains Review (two stories), Meridian, Nimrod, Night Train, Fugue, Harpur Palate, Memoir(and), 1913, Sleepingfish, EOAGH, The Journal, The Literary Review, and other journals. My collaborative chapbook, I: NE, Iterations of the Junco, was published by Small Fires Press.

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