Eric Layer

Eric Layer was recently awarded the Mark Fellowship at PEN Center USA. Previously, he had been a 2011 Emerging Voices Fellow, which included a mentorship with writer Jerry Stahl. He has also received residency fellowships from the Ragdale Foundation, Fundacion Valparaiso in Spain, and Foundation Obras in Portugal. His stories have been featured in The Rattling Wall, Palehouse, Penny-Ante, and The Medulla Review. He is currently working on his first novel, entitled All Roads Lead to Fresno.