Aram Mrjoian is a regular contributor at Book Riot and the Chicago Review of Books. His reviews and essays have also appeared in Necessary Fiction, The Adroit Journal blog, and The Awesome Mitten. His stories are published or forthcoming in Tahoma Literary Review, Limestone, The Great Lakes Book Project, and others. He was also a fiction finalist for the inaugural Leon Forrest Prose Awards. He is currently working toward his MFA in Creative Writing at Northwestern University, where he is a fiction editor at TriQuarterly.