W.P. Osborn’s collection, Seven Tales and Seven Stories won the 2013 Unboxed Books Fiction Prize, selected by Francine Prose. He has short fiction in journals such as Mississippi Review, Another Chicago Magazine, Cream City Review, Gargoyle, and Gettysburg Review and poetry in Hotel Amerika, Main Street Rag, and Pinyon Review. He is a professor of English at Grand Valley State University in Allendale, Michigan, where he teaches Shakespeare and other classes in literature.
Publications and Prizes
Beloit Fiction Journal, Carolina Quarterly, Cream City Review, Faultline, Gargoyle Magazine, Gettysburg Review, Hotel Amerika, Louisville Review, Mississippi Review, North Dakota Quarterly, Passages North, Quarter After Eight, Texas Review
Unboxed Books Fiction Prize for Seven Tales and Seven Stories 2013.
Michigan Arts Grant 2003 for Nonny Roberts, a novel.