Susan M. Gaines

Susan M. Gaines is the author of the novels Accidentals (Torrey House 2020) and Carbon Dreams(Creative Arts Book Co 2001, as well as numerous stories and essays in literary magazines and anthologies. She holds degrees in organic chemistry and oceanography, and her non-fiction book Echoes of Life: What Fossil Molecules Reveal about Earth History combines literary prose and narrative in a scientific account of discoveries in the earth sciences. She is Writer in Residence at the University of Bremen and a founding director of Fiction Meets Science.