About the author

Dick Carmel

<p>Dick Carmel's publications include the novel, Though We Have No Merits, published June 2020, an anthology of shorter fiction, Short Stories of Love and Loss, published December 2020, and a family espionage short story, The Child Returned to Her Mother, published March 2021.</p><p>Before those publications, Carmel's short fiction appeared in Origins Journal, Typehouse Literary Magazine, Akashic Books' Mondays Are Murder, Chicago Literati, Front Porch Review, bird's thumb, and Mash.</p><p>The Travel Today Magazine and the Law Review at Northwestern University have both published his nonfiction.</p>