Michael Busk


Michael Reid Busk

Michael Reid Busk is a graduate of the University of Southern California’s Literature and Creative Writing PhD, where he was a Feuchtwanger Fellow and Town and Gown Scholar. He has been nominated twice for the Pushcart Prize, and his nonfiction has appeared or is forthcoming in Iowa Review, Gettysburg Review, Fourth Genre, Prairie Schooner, and Michigan Quarterly Review.  Other work of his has appeared in Southern Review, Conjunctions, Ninth Letter, Denver Quarterly, and elsewhere. He lives in Indiana with his wife and four children. Some of his favorite things include frogs (not to eat), pork (to eat), Dixieland jazz, Sonoma County, early Picasso, and fiction that pretends to be nonfiction (and vice versa).