Mickie Kennedy (he/him) is a gay writer who resides in Baltimore County, Maryland with his family and a shy cat that lives under his son’s bed.

A Pushcart Prize nominee, his work has appeared or is forthcoming in Threepenny Review, The Southern Review, Colorado Review, Gulf Coast, Nimrod, Copper Nickel, and elsewhere.

A finalist for the 2023 Pablo Neruda Prize, he earned an MFA from George Mason University.