The herds are charging through the room
Mike Maggio’s publication credits include fiction, poetry, travel and reviews in many local, national and international publications including Potomac Review, The L.A. Weekly, The Washington CityPaper, and The Washington Independent Review of Books. His full-length publications include a novel, The Wizard and the White House (Little Feather Books, 2014), and a novella, The Appointment (Vine Leaves Press, 2017). His latest collection of poetry, Let’s Call It Paradise (San Francisco Bay Press, 2022 won first prize in the International Book Awards competition. The Herds is from his short story collection, Letters from Inside (Vine Leaves Press, 2019).