Erin Singer
Contributor History

Erin Singer
Erin Singer grew up in the Yukon and northwest Saskatchewan. She is pursuing an MFA in fiction at the Institute of American Indian Arts. Her first published story appeared in Conjunctions:70, Sanctuary: The Preservation Issue and was awarded a Pushcart Prize and the 2019 PEN/Robert J. Dau Short Story Prize for Emerging Writers.



In Print

Vol. 74
Grendel’s Kin: The Monsters Issue
Spring 2020
Edited by Bradford Morrow


September 16, 2020
An exhibit was all you wanted

and me to lay close
my face

like a film behind a curtain
September 9, 2020
When I thought of their home life, I pictured them hunched beside flame, firelight bringing out grime on their faces.

     Between my mother and grandmother, Mrs. Hufferman is always referred to as Lilly.
June 30, 2020
The bones and crosses left out for him an emerald

Cicada dying attended by ants the emperor’s pleading face

All over town I dragged it behind me like a wing