Susan Engberg’s stories and novellas have appeared in many journals and have been collected in four volumes: Pastorale, A Stay by the River, Sarah’s Laughter and Above the Houses. Awards include publication in The Pushcart Prize Anthology, The Ploughshares Reader and three times in Prize Stories, The O. Henry Awards. She was born and raised in Dubuque, Iowa, of Danish and German heritage, educated at Lawrence University in Wisconsin and the University of Iowa.
She lives in Milkwaukee with her husband, Charles. They have two grown daughters.