Agent: Janet Silver
Sarah Gerkensmeyer is the author of the award-winning short story collection What You Are Now Enjoying (Autumn House Press), selected by Stewart O'Nan for the Autumn House Fiction Prize. Her stories have appeared in American Short Fiction, Guernica, The Massachusetts Review, and elsewhere. A Pushcart Prize nominee in both fiction and poetry, she was also a finalist for the Katherine Anne Porter Prize and the Calvino Prize for Fabulist Fiction.
What You Are Now Enjoying
By Sarah Gerkensmeyer | Autumn House Press, 2013
From Wonder Woman as an angst-ridden teenager to ghost twins to monster catfish to the secret relationships between polygamous wives, the stories in What You Are Now Enjoying approach the familiar in unfamiliar ways, allowing us to recognize and claim the unordinary moments in our own often ordinary lives.