Gail Gilliland has published two books: A story collection, "The Demon of Longing" (Carnegie Mellon University Press) and a poetics/memoir, "Being A Minor Writer" (University of Iowa Press). Four poems from her ongoing "widow poems" are in the anthology, "The Widows' Handbook," Jacqueline Lapidus and Lise Menn, eds. (Kent State U. Press). New poems and stories continue to appear in journals. She lives near Boston and receives email through the Authors Guild at email@example.com.