Michael’s screenplay “Anything at All” was a finalist at the Cowpokes Int’l Film Festival in 2021. His essays have appeared in LitroThe New Southern Fugitives, Critical ReadMental Floss, Starting Points Journal, BULL, GoMad Nomad, and elsewhere. He’s also a tour guide at the Dallas Museum of Art.

He lives in Dallas, Texas, with his wife (who is also a writer) and a small, fluffy Maltese.