Mike Nees


Mike Nees lives, works, and writes in Atlantic City. He’s a case manager for people living with HIV, and the proud emcee of Atlantic City's Story Slam series. His recent stories concern power structures, social deviance, and our perceptions of reality. He studied literature and sociology in the New Jersey Pine Barrens, receiving his BA from Stockton University. His work appears or is forthcoming in The Forge, Baltimore Review, The Masters Review: New Voices, New South, Driftwood Press, Typehouse Literary Magazine, Cleaver Magazine, matchbook, Heavy Feather Review, and elsewhere.

photo credit: Alex DiGiovanni

background art: Nicholas Bohac