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Mitchell Waldman

Author's Bio

Mitchell Waldman is the author of the short story collection, PETTY OFFENSES AND CRIMES OF THE HEART (Wind Publications, August, 2011), and the novel, A FACE IN THE MOON (Writer's Club Press, 2000). Waldman's short stories, essays, and poems have appeared in numerous publications, including, among others, Peachfish Magazine, The Avalon Literary Review, Foliate Oak Literary Magazine, Crack the Spine, Danse Macabre, Writing Raw, Alfie Dog Fiction, The Faircloth Review, Wind Magazine, The Waterhouse Review, Eunoia Review, Troubadour 21, Litsnack, Fiction on the Web, The Fine Line, The Greensilk Journal, Red Fez, The Houston Literary Review, Milk Sugar, Wilderness House Literary Review, Connotation Press, new aesthetic, worldwide hippies, The Legendary, Eclectic Flash, The Battered Suitcase, eFiction Magazine, Shorelines Literary Magazine, HazMat Review, Innisfree, Mobius, Poetpourri, The Advocate, Desperate Act, Poetry Motel, Malcontent, and The Rochester Times-Union. His work has also been anthologized in Beyond Lament: Poets of the World Bearing Witness to the Holocaust (Northwestern University Press, 1998), Messages From the Universe (iUniverse, 2002), America Remembered (Virgogray Press, 2010), Green (MLM, 2010), and Looking Beyond (Scars Publications, 2011). Some of his work is also scheduled to appear in the near future in the anthology, A Long and Winding Road. Waldman's fiction has been nominated for the Pushcart Prize. Waldman was also co-editor (with Diana May-Waldman) of the anthologies, Hip Poetry 2012 (Wind Publications, 2012) and Wounds of War: Poets for Peace, and is Fiction Editor of Blue Lake Review. (http://bluelakereview.weebly.com)

Publications and Prizes

Petty Offenses and Crimes of the Heart (Wind Publications, 2011)
Hip Poetry 2012 (Wind Publications, 2012), America Remembered (Virgogray Press, 2011), Looking Beyond (Scars Publications, 2011), Prominent Pen (dirt edition) (Scars Publications, 2011), Green (Midwest Literary Magazine, 2010), Beyond Lament: Poets of the World Bearing Witness to the Holocaust (Northwestern University Press, 1998)
(Short) Fiction Collective, Blue Ships Magazine, Connotation Press, Crack the Spine, Danse Macabre, Desperate Act, Down in the Dirt, Eclectic Flash, eFiction Magazine, Epiphany, Eunoia, Five Fishes Journal, Foliate Oak, Innisfree, Litsnack, Long Story Short, Milk Sugar, Moronic Ox, New Aesthetic, Poetry Motel, Red Fez, Shorelines, The Battered Suitcase, The Big Stupid Review, The Brooklyn Voice, The Cynic Online Magazine, The Faircloth Review, The Fine Line, The Foliate Oak Online Literary Magazine, The Greensilk Journal, The Houston Literary Review, The Legendary, The Piker Press, trans lit mag, Troubadour 21, Waterhouse Review, Wilderness House Literary Review, Wind Magazine, Writing Raw
PETTY OFFENSES AND CRIMES OF THE HEART is a finalist in the 2015 Bookbzz Prize Writers Competition. The book contains one story that was a First Place winner in the 13th Story Contest and a story that was a Pushcart Prize Nominee.

Personal Favorites

Favorite Authors:
Dan Chaon, T.C. Boyle, John Irving, Joseph Heller, Andre Dubus, Philip Roth

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