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From: Autobiographical Fictions


Religious Studies – Bad Help – Six Weeks to Wholeness – My Son Runs Away – An Alternate Messiah ca 1670 – Fred Engels and My Teenage Uncle in Different Fields, at Different Times – Mrs. Logic – Epicurean Joe-ology – Basketball at Stony Mountain Pen – Leaving



Maurice Mierau

Maurice Mierau is the author of Detachment: An Adoption Memoir, winner of the Isbister Award for Non-fiction and shortlisted for the Kobzar 2016 Literary Award. He has published two previous books of poems, Fear Not, winner of a ReLit award in 2009, and Ending with Music, which appeared with Brick in 2002. Maurice was born in Indiana, and grew up in Nigeria, Manitoba, Jamaica, Kansas, and Saskatchewan. He now lives in Winnipeg.