“It is this unspoken language [of Michalski’s], based in passion and expression, that symbolizes the possibility of transcending such failures.”– Electric Literature

“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

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

“At the center of it all is Michalski’s masterful hand, at once compassionate and unflinching, possessed of extraordinary, aesthetic restraint.”– PANK

“Michalski never fails to tell compelling stories capable of challenging and surprising readers. That readership figures to grow substantially if she continues producing work of this caliber.”– Baltimore Magazine

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