Francis Nenik works as a farmer and writes in his free time. He has published several novels. Current works include XO (a novel in the form of a loose-leaf collection) as well as a collection of short stories with strict alliteration. In 2013, his book The Marvel of Biographical Bookkeeping was translated by Katy Derbyshire and published by Readux. “In Praise of an American Egg Wholesaler” is part of a collection of stories, which will be published in German and English translation later this year by fiktion.cc. Francis Nenik often uses Creative-Common-licenses to make his texts and books easily accessible for everyone.