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“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

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From Here Giveaway

Aqueous Books is giving away five copies of my forthcoming collection, From Here, on Goodreads! Add the book to your reading list and be entered for a chance to win:
Sometimes, after my hand had scarred and healed, I’d take a piece of one of Vanessa’s old plate shards and run it along the fleshy ridge, sometimes fast, sometimes slow. Always, when I least expected it, it cut me."—"The Queen of Swords," in From Here