Kurt Nimmo was born in Detroit, Michigan, in 1952. In the late 70s, he co-edited the successful literary magazine The Smudge. In the 80s, he edited another literary magazine, Planet Detroit. Kurt has been nominated for several Pushcart Prizes for fiction, and two of his books were selected as "modern classics" by the iconic Wormwood Review. He lives in Texas with his wife and two cats.