Author: Avital Gad-Cykman

Avital Gad Cykman's book Life In, Life Out, a flash collection published by Matter Press, includes new micro-fictions along with others previously published in places such as Prism International, W.W. Norton Flash Fiction International, Salon, and The Los Angeles Review. She is the winner of Margaret Atwood Studies Magazine Prize and first placed in The Hawthorne Citation Contest. She is a four-time Pushcart prize nominee and a finalist in Iowa Fiction award for story collections. Her book Life In, Life Out, published by Matter Press,a flash collection,t includes both new micro-fictions and others previously published in magazines and anthologies such as Prism International, W.W. Norton Flash Fiction International, Salon, and The Los Angeles Review. Her work has been featured in The Literary Review, Glimmer Train, McSweeney's Quarterly, Other Voices, Michigan Quarterly Review, CALYX Journal, Stand Magazine and elsewhere. It has also been anthologized in Sex for America, Politically Inspired Fiction, Stumbling and Raging, Politically Inspired Fiction Anthology, You Have Time for This Anthology, and The Flash among others. She was born and raised in Israel, lives in Brazil and writes in English.