Michael Perry

Michael Perry

Published

Musky Hunting

The musky is the alpha male of the aquatic world, feared by children and hunted compulsively by grown men. And, yes, catching one really is worth all the fuss.

Michael Perry
Jul 28, 2009

Let the Bad Times Roll

Adventure, big and small, is all about risk. The risk that things may go terribly wrong. That danger will finally cut off your credit and hit you with a hefty bill. That luck will flee the scene as...

Peter Stark, Jane Smiley, Jon Lee Anderson, Ken Collins, Bucky McMahon, Skip Horner, Michael Perry, Wells Tower, Michael Behar, Ben Ryder Howe, Daniel Duane, Ace Kvale, Joe Glickman, Mark Levine, and Jason Stevenson
Oct 1, 2005

Best Towns 2004

America picked up and moved to the big city generations ago, and we've been second-guessing ourselves every since. For every stifled small-town kid champing at the bit to split, there are a thousand...

Michael Perry and Nick Heil
Jan 8, 2004

What Scares Me

Thirteen otherwise courageous writers reveal their deepest, darkest fears in our homage to the creepy, crawly, menacing world of phobias. Prepare to squirm.

John Updike, Stewart O'Nan, Michael Perry, Katie Arnold, Pico Iyer, Bucky McMahon, Bruce McCall, Jane Smiley, Donald Katz, Jack Hitt, David Rakoff, Jo Ann Beard, and Mary Roach
Jan 9, 2002