Mike Maggio

N/A
Herndon, VA 20170
Phone: 
(703) 930-5214

Author's Bio

Mike Maggio has published fiction, poetry, travel and reviews in Potomac Review, The Montserrat Review, Pleiades, Apalachee Quarterly, The Northern Virginia Review, The L.A. Weekly, The Washington CityPaper, Beltway Quarterly, Pig Iron, DC Poets Against the War and others. His books include Your Secret is Safe With Me (Black Bear Publications, 1988), Oranges From Palestine (Mardi Gras Press, 1996) , Sifting Through the Madness (Xlibris, 2001), deMOCKcracy (Plain View Press, 2007 and The Keepers (March Street Press 2011). His novel, In the Valley of Granite and Steel, has just been released by thewritedeal.org. He is an assistant adjunct professor at Northern Virginia Community College and a graduate of George Mason University’s MFA program in Creative Writing. He lives in Herndon, Virginia with his wife and children. His web site is www.mikemaggio.net

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
deMOCKracy
(Plain View Press, 2007)
, Garden of Rain
(Aldrich Press, 2015)
, Oranges from Palestine
(Mardi Gras Press, 1996)
, Sifting Through the Madness
(Xlibris, 2001)
, The Keepers
(March Street Press, 2011)
, The Wizard and the White House
(Little Feather Books, 2015)
, Your Secret Is Safe with Me
(Black Bear Publishing, 1988)
Anthologies: 
Bedside Prayers
(Harper & Row, 1997)
, Blue Cathedral
(Red Hen Press, 2000)
, DC Poets Against the War
(DC Poets Against the War, 2005)
Journals: 
Beltway

Personal Favorites

What I'm Reading Now: 
The Master and Margaria by Mikhail Bulgakov
,
The Diary of a Madman and other stories by Nikolai Gogol

More Information

Listed as: 
Fiction Writer, Poet
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Italian American, Muslim
Prefers to work with: 
Adults, Seniors, Teachers, Veterans
Fluent in: 
Arabic, English
Born in: 
New York
Raised in: 
New York, NY
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Last updated: Nov 03, 2016