"Bittersweet, dangerous, full of mad enthusiasms, wild adventures, sexual excess, and genuine tragedy. Micah Perks never loses her perfect pitch." –Peter Coyote
We Are Gathered Here
"A moving novel about a hard time in a hard place. That place--a used up mining town in the Adirondack Mountains-has now vanished from the earth, but the spunk that keeps these characters going is eternal."
"Perks’ breakneck memoir of childhood on a commune in the Adirondacks is a vigorous, dead-on portrait of the joy and confusion of counterculture life."
Stories & Essays
Read Micah’s short stories and essays and find out more about her work.