A. A. Weiss is the author of LENIN'S ASYLUM (Everytime Press, 2018). His essays and short stories have appeared in BOAAT, Hippocampus, Moon City Review, Vol. 1 Brooklyn, Zone 3, and elsewhere. He is a three-time Pushcart Prize nominee (earning two special mentions), and a recipient of the BRIO Award in Nonfiction from the Bronx Council on the Arts. He lives outside Washington, D.C.