About Us
What We're Looking For


Fresh voices, interesting characters, and quality writing.   Middle West represents fiction, non-fiction and poetry from Midwestern and other writers that presents the experience of living in the Midwest or being from the Midwest.   We want to stories that find the voice and characters of the Midwest.   We are looking for the George Willard, J. Alfred Prufrock, Nick Carraway and Frederic Henry of our time.

What Genres of writing Middle West will represent:
Fiction: Mostly interested in literary and main stream fiction.  Will also consider historical fiction, thrillers, suspense, science fiction, fantasy and experimental fiction.  Query first.

Non-Fiction: Will consider any non-fiction works, but query first.

Other Works: Although primarily a literary agency, Middle West will consider other artistic and creative works.