David Ellis Dickerson

David Ellis Dickerson is a memoirist (House of Cards, Riverhead 2009) and regular contributor to "This American Life" and other NPR shows, with an MFA from the University of Arizona and a creative-writing Ph.D. from Florida State. His work has appeared in The Atlantic Monthly, The Gettysburg Review, The New Yorker, Slice Magazine, and Year’s Best Fantasy and Horror.


The innkeeper drugged us first with free wine, and chopped us up, one at a time, while we were asleep. I woke while he was stirring us.