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Welcome to the interweb home of Chicago writer
Michael A. Van Kerckhove.
I am a published author of creative nonfiction, fiction, poetry, interviews, food reviews, pop culture and environmental pieces, and more. Check out my Publications and Freelance pages for more information.
The Performance page features information on past storytelling events and readings. Plus info on unpublished work I’ve shared.
My Nonprofit page features information on professional, volunteer, and other experience with various nonprofit organizations.
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Cover artwork by the most excellent Borja Cabada.
Photo: Clifton McReynolds.
Inspiration from Disintegration
My piece on literary editing and revision by way of The Cure’s 1989 album Disintegration was recently published by The Writing Cooperative at Medium.com.
Are You Man Enough?: Stories on Toxic Masculinity
Tuesday, July 14, 2020 @ TBD.
Pour One Out: My Worst Enemy
Wednesday, September 9, 2020 @ Volumes Bookcafe, Wicker Park, Chicago.