Michele Carlo is a writer/performer and comedic storyteller who has lived in four of the five boroughs of New York City and remembers when a slice of pizza cost fifty cents. Her stories have been published in Mr. Beller’s Neighborhood’s Lost & Found: Stories From New YorkChicken Soup For The Latino Soul and SMITH Magazine.

A frequent contributor to NYC’s storytelling community, Carlo has appeared at The MOTH, The Liar Show, and Literary Deathmatch among others. Her memoir, FISH OUT OF AGUA: My life on neither side of the (subway) tracks, was published by Citadel Press in August 2010. Like almost every other writer in NYC, Michele is a proud Brooklynite (since 1988) with no plans of leaving anytime soon.