Bird Envy

"Meg Pokrass writes like a brain looking for a body. Wonderful, dark, unforgiving." — Frederick Barthelme

Bird Envy

Available now, only through the Harvard Bookstore Catalog.

“Sassy, sexy and smart, Meg Pokrass’s flash stories are addictive for their startling leaps of an imagination brilliantly at play.”
—Pamela Painter, author of Wouldn’t You Like to Know (Carnegie Mellon University Press), 3-time Pushcart Prize winner.

“Meg Pokrass is the new monarch of the delightful and enigmatic tiny kingdom of micro- and flash fiction. If you want to get close to a definition of this hard-to-define, endlessly variable new form, just read Pokrass’ own stories. It’s all there.”
Brad Watson, Assoc. Professor of Fiction, University of Wyoming MFA Program, and author of Aliens in the Prime of Their Lives.