Carla Gericke was born in South Africa, raised by diplomats, and has lived and travelled all over the world. She moved to America in 1995 after winning the green card lottery. She is the recipient of various awards and was honoured in 2007 with fellowships from Larry McMurtry and the A Room of Her Own Foundation. Carla is currently living in new Hampshire and is the Program Manager of the NH Writers’ Project.

Carla’s stories appear in Bonne Route and Route Offline.