Laird Harrison

Laird Harrison writes fiction and journalism about science, health and culture. His work has appeared in magazines and newspapers, on public radio and on websites. He is at work on a novel about alternate realities in physics. Harrison teaches writing at the Writers Grotto. Visit him at or follow him on Twitter: @LairdH.


I was sitting by myself staring at a lasagna when the first text from my dead husband popped onto my phone. “r u ok?” I blinked at the message. It had to be a prank, ...