About the Author
A seventh-generation Mississippian, Gerry is the author of Crosscurrents and Other Stories, forthcoming from Press 53 in October 2015. She is a recipient of a Mississippi Arts Commission Literary Arts Fellowship for 2015.
Gerry has completed two novels—Spirit Lamp (literary historical fiction) and Whatever House (upmarket women’s fiction). She’s at work on a third novel, Book of Lies, and she continues to write short fiction. You can sample her nonfiction on the Blog.