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Q Lindsey Barrett

Author's Bio

Q Lindsey Barrett, Assistant Fiction Editor of Hunger Mountain, is a graduate of the Fiction Writing Program at the University of Washington, and received her MFA in Fiction from Vermont College. She teaches writing at conferences and is a book reviewer and member of the National Book Critics Circle. She lives in the cool grey light of the Pacific Northwest.

Publications and Prizes

Anthologies:
Wordstock Ten (Wordstock Press, 2012)
Journals:
Bacopa Literary Review, Drunken Boat, Los Angeles Review, Night Train
Prizes:
2012 Wordstock Short Fiction Award, Finalist -- “The Shape of Desire”; 2012 Mslexia First Novel Competition, Longlisted -- A Cooler Than Hot Place; 2011 Faulkner Novella Competition, Semi-Finalist -- “The Bed You Made”; 2011 Bacopa Fiction Award, Honorable Mention -- “Toronado”; 2011 William Faulkner-Wisdom Competition, Semi-Finalist -- A Cooler Than Hot Place; 2012 Port Townsend Writers’ Conference Scholarship Recipient; 2012 Awarded Vermont Studio Center Grant; 2011 Squaw Valley Community of Writers Scholarship Recipient; 2011 Port Townsend Writers’ Conference Scholarship Recipient

Personal Favorites

What I'm Reading Now:
The Bitter Waters of Medicine Creek by Richard Kluger, Truth Like The Sun by Jim Lynch
Favorite Books:
"This is Not Your City" by Cailin Horrocks; "To Kill a Mockingbird" by Harper Lee; "Cowboys Are My Weakness" by Pam Houston; "Memoirs of a Geisha" by Arthur Golden
Favorite Authors:
Amy Bloom, Louisa May Alcott, Pam Houston; Judy Bloom

Please note: All information in the Directory is provided by the listed writers or their representatives.
Listing last updated: February 5, 2013

More Information

Listed as:
Fiction Writer
Gives readings?
Yes
Travels for readings?
Yes
Prefers to work with:
Any
Fluent in:
English

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