Midge Raymond

Fiction Writer

c/o The Friedrich Agency 19 West 21st Street, Suite 201
New York, NY 10010

Author's Bio

Midge Raymond's short-story collection, Forgetting English, received the Spokane Prize for Short Fiction. Her stories and articles have appeared in TriQuarterly, North American Review, Bellevue Literary Review, the Los Angeles Times magazine, Poets & Writers, and many other publications. Her debut novel, MY LAST CONTINENT, is forthcoming from Scribner.

Midge lives in the Pacific Northwest, where she is co-founder of the boutique publisher Ashland Creek Press.

Publications & Prizes

Book:
Forgetting English (Press 53, 2011)
Prizes won: 

Spokane Prize for Short Fiction, FORGETTING ENGLISH

Redivider’s 2011 Fiction Prize, for “The Longest Part of the Night”

Indiana Review’s 2004 Fiction Prize, for “First Sunday”

Georgia State University Review/new south Fiction Prize, for “Forgetting English”

The Improper Bostonian’s Short Fiction Contest, for “Two Lies and a Truth”

Witness’s Short-Short Fiction Contest for Emerging Writers, for “Anodyne”

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
White
Prefers to work with: 
Adults
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
San Diego
Raised in: 
San Diego, CA
California
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Last update: Apr 24, 2015