Construction Literary Magazine

Fall 2020

Mike Dell’Aquila

Mike Dell’Aquila earned a B.A. from Penn State University and an M.A. Brooklyn College. His writing has appeared in a variety of print and online publications including KGB Bar Literary Magazine, Writing Our Way Home, Paterson Literary Review, Florida English Literary Journal, Italian Americana, and Kalliope: A Penn State Literary Journal. His short story “Growth” was the first-place winner in the 2010 AICW short story contest. He is currently at work on his first novel and also maintains a blog at