Darrin Doyle has lived in Saginaw, Grand Rapids, Kalamazoo, Osaka (Japan), Cincinnati, Louisville, Manhattan (Kansas, not the other one), and Mount Pleasant.
Some of his previous jobs include:
Line Worker at Caulking Glue Factory
Newsstand/Magazine Store Clerk
Porn Store Clerk
Copy Consultant (fancy name for Kinko’s worker)
English Language Teacher (Japan)
Graduate Teaching Assistant
Technical Writer at Pharmaceutical Company
His short stories have appeared in Puerto del Sol, The Long Story, Cottonwood, Alaska Quarterly Review, Night Train, Harpur Palate, Laurel Review, The MacGuffin, and other journals. He has received fellowships and scholarships from the Sewanee Writers Conference and the NY Summer Writers Institute and teaches at Central Michigan University. He is the author of the novels Revenge of the Teacher’s Pet: A Love Story (LSU Press) and The Girl Who Ate Kalamazoo (St. Martin’s Griffin). He teaches at Central Michigan University.