Bio

Nicole Wolverton fears many things, chief amongst them that something lurks in the dark. From ghosts to stalkers, her adult and young adult fiction plays on the mundane and not-so-mundane things that frighten us all. Her debut novel, The Trajectory of Dreams, is an adult psychological thriller published March 2013 by Bitingduck Press. Her short stories and flash fiction have appeared in Black Heart Magazine, The Molotov Cocktail, and Penduline, among others (see a full listing of publications here).

When Nicole isn’t writing, you can find her traveling, cooking, or digging around in her gardens. She has a B.A. in English from Temple University and earned a certificate in grantwriting from The Grantsmanship Center. She is represented by Michelle Witte of Mansion Street Literary Management.

Wolverton is the former moderator of 5 Minute Fiction, a weekly international flash fiction challenge. She also spent time as an editorial assistant for BLOOM magazine. and wrote a monthly column there for several years that celebrated non-writerly folks who found success after the age of 40. She is the founder of Farm to Philly, a website focused on eating locally grown foods and sustainable living. She has been featured for her work with Farm to Philly in GRID Magazine, Slashfood, Philly Homegrown, and various other food-related websites.