A Lucky Man by Graywolf Press / 978-1555978051 / hardcover / May 1, 2018 In his debut short story collection, A Lucky Man, Jamel Brinkley traces the arch of fractured masculinity through the lives of nine black men, ranging from the precipice of puberty to the dimming lights of youth. At first glance, Brinkley’s characters appear to stand and stumble as they try to attain … [Read more...]
About Michael Welch
Michael Welch is the winner of the National Federation of State Poetry Societies' Florence Kahn Memorial Award and the author of the chapbook, But Sometimes I Remember. His work has appeared in Reunion: The Dallas Review, Litro Magazine, Mangrove Literary Journal, South 85 Journal, Chicago Literai, and Black Heart Magazine's DISARM Anthology. He is a masters candidate in fiction at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and a fiction editor for cream city review. Find him at @MBWwelch.