Mark Mayer

Mark Mayer

Mark Mayer has an MFA from the Iowa Writers’ Workshop. From 2012 to 2014, he lived at Cornell College’s Center for the Literary Arts as the Robert P. Dana Emerging Writer. His first book, Aerialists, won the Michener-Copernicus Prize and is forthcoming from Bloomsbury USA.

Twin

By Mark Mayer

I can thank my resemblance to Reese, the Groovy Girl doll, for my twenty hours a week at Kid Genius Toys. The owner hardly looked at my application, just held […]