Michael J. Vogel's fiction has appeared in the Greensboro Review and the O. Henry Festival Stories.
South Florida editor at Florida Trend magazine, he has earned more than two dozen awards for his reporting and writing, including four Green Eyeshade Awards for outstanding journalism. He has worked as a staff writer at the Pittsburgh Press, the Greensboro News & Record, The Augusta Chronicle and the Daily Business Review in South Florida. He has a master's degree in creative writing from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro and a journalism degree from West Virginia University. He lives in southeast Florida with his lovely wife and four amazing children.