Brad Bisio grew up in Cleveland, Ohio. After studying Aerospace Engineering at Syracuse University, he graduated with a BA in English Literature from Humboldt State University. He was a performing musician while living in San Francisco and Colorado and has published poetry and/or fiction in The Innisfree Poetry Journal, Harpur Palate, Barrow Street, Word Riot, Boston Literary Magazine, Penumbra, Spot Literary Magazine and Six Sentences among others. He won the Advisor’s Award for the story Still No One, but Returning Different published in Toyon and was nominated for the 2011 and 2012 Pushcart Prize Anthology. He teaches Adult Education at Nashville State Community College and received a certificate of achievement from the Nashville Adult Literacy Council.
Publications and Prizes
Ascent Aspirations Magazine, Boston Literary Magazine, Dogzplot, Gutter Eloquence, Harpur Palate, Innisfree, Mad Swirl, Paradigm, Penumbra, Pequin, Six Sentences, Spot Literary Magazine, The Commonline Project, Toyon, Word Riot
Advisor’s Award for Fiction: “Still No One, but Returning Different” published in Toyon.
Burroughs, Bukowski, Flannery O'Connor, John and Dan Fante, Knut Hamsun, Henry Miller, Raymond Carver, Denis Johnson, Dan Masterson, Kate Daniels, Dostoyevsky, Camus, Sartre, Ronald Wallace, Sexton
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Listing last updated: January 4, 2013