Michael Fertik is a published fiction author, poet, produced film writer and playwright. His poetry, short fiction and novellas have appeared in Minor Lits; december; The Write Launch; Eclectica; Litro; Cease, Cows; and Feminine Collective, among others. His writing has won fiction, poetry and film prizes, and includes a New York Times Bestseller. Michael lives in Palo Alto, California, where he writes by pen, in the small hours, zero dark thirty. Same place he discovered Typishly.