Meryl Wilsner writes happily ever afters for queer people who love women. Born in Michigan, Meryl lived in Portland, Oregon and Jackson, Mississippi before returning to the Mitten State. Their debut novel, SOMETHING TO TALK ABOUT, received starred reviews from Kirkus, Publisher’s Weekly, Booklist, and Library Journal, as well as being one of Amazon, Kirkus, and NPR’s best books of 2020. Their sophomore novel, Mistakes Were Made, is due out in fall 2022. Some of Meryl’s favorite things include: all four seasons, button down shirts, the way giraffes run, and their wife.