Nick Farriella is a fiction writer from New Jersey. His work has appeared in New World Writing, McSweeney's, Joyland, Hobart, Barrelhouse, Maudlin House, X-R-A-Y, Philosophical Idiot, and elsewhere. Two of his stories were voted Best of the Net by Soft Cartel and Across the Margin, and one story was nominated for the 2019 Pushcart Prize. He also writes book reviews and interviews and is an assistant fiction editor at X-R-A-Y Lit Magazine. He is currently at work on a novel and short story collection.