MadHat Press

Meg Pokrass is the author of 9 fiction collections, including The Dog Looks Happy Upside Down (Etruscan Press, 2015), Spinning to Mars (Blue Light Book Award, 2021) and The First Law of Holes: New and Selected Stories (Dzanc Books, 2024). Her work has appeared in magazines like The New England Review, Electric Literature, McSweeney’s, CRAFT, Five Points, and has been anthologized in 4 Best Small Fictions, Wigleaf Top 50, and three Norton anthologies including Flash Fiction International (W.W. Norton, 2015), New Micro: Exceptionally Short Fiction (W.W. Norton, 2018), and Flash Fiction America (W.W. Norton, 2022). Meg is the Founding Editor of Best Microfiction. She lives in Inverness, Scotland.


Breath and Shadow,
co-authored with Robert Scotellaro,
is now available from MadHat Press.


MadHat Press is a leading publisher of unique and vital contemporary poetry, fiction, nonfiction, and criticism.

MadHat Press seeks to foster the work of writers and poets: explosive, lyrical, passionate, deeply wrought voices that stretch the boundaries of language, narrative and image, vital and enduring literary voices that sing on the page as well as in the mind.

Contact Us
phone: (617) 821-1915

Mailing Address:
PO Box 422
Cheshire MA 01225