“Jen Michalski’s second novel is an intense emotional commitment, but a worthwhile one.” – Ploughshares

“Jen is an astonishingly sensitive writer.” – HTML Giant

“Jen Michalski excels in subtlety that is made possible by her nuanced understanding of voice.” – The Rumpus

“Jen is a writerly heavyweight.” – Nate Brown, American Short Fiction

“We’re lucky to have Michalski before the rest of the world discovers her. But they will.” – Baltimore City Paper

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There are a multitude of City Sages readings being planned for the CITY SAGES: BALTIMORE rollout (at least six, so far). Here are two confirmed ones. Love to see you, and more to come!

May 18th, Barnes & Noble, Charles Village, 7 pm. Readings by Jessica Anya Blau, Michael Kimball, Jen Michalski, and Madeleine Mysko.

May 29th, Ukazoo Books, Towson, 3 pm. Readings by Betsy Boyd, Caryn Coyle, Lalita Noronha, Jane Satterfield.