Darci Schummer is a writer and educator living in Duluth, Minnesota. Primarily a fiction writer, she is the author of the story collection Six Months in the Midwest (Unsolicited Press), co-author of the poetry/prose collaboration Hinge (broadcraft press), and her work has appeared in Ninth Letter (web edition), Folio, Jet Fuel Review, Matchbook, American Fiction 17, Necessary Fiction, Midway Journal, Paper Darts, and Pithead Chapel, among other places. She has been nominated both for the Pushcart Prize and Best of the Net, and her work has also been selected as a Longform Fiction Pick of the Week. She teaches writing and edits The Thunderbird Review at Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College and lives in a big old house with her husband Tanner, pitbull Turnip, and cat Cokie Roberts. Currently, Darci is working on a novel, another short story collection, and a chapbook of poetry.
News & Events
January 20, 2022
Good news! Darci's novel The Ballad of Two Sisters is forthcoming from Unsolicited Press in 2023.
Darci will read with poet Claudia Serea at a virtual event hosted by Unsolicited Press on Wednesday, February 16 on Zoom at 7:30 pm Central Time. Here is a link for the event: Reading Link.
"To Dust We Return" - MAYDAY
"The Veil" - Ninth Letter