Grayson Morley

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Grayson Morley is a graduate of the Iowa Writers' Workshop and a winner of the 2018 PEN/Dau Short Story Prize for Emerging Writers. His work has appeared in the Brooklyn Review, the Iowa Review, the Masters Review, and elsewhere. He lives in New Jersey with his wife and teaches creative writing and composition at Rowan University.


Cover Photo: A screencap of an Animal Crossing game—two cute villagers look up in shock as though at a passing plane, surrounded by hundreds and hundreds of flowers of all color and type.
You Can Do Anything in Animal Crossing Except Escape Productivity Dread

As cliché as it’s become to say, I found myself needing this game in a way I could have never accounted for, even with all my years of fanboying.

Apr 23, 2020
Cover Photo: Photo of a small, furry brown bat screaming on what appears to be a white table.
The Primary Breadstealer

He wanted to get as much work as possible, and maybe develop a mutually antagonistic relationship with a hero.

Sep 20, 2019