Eric Bennett

50 Riverside Drive
Hillsdale, NJ 07642

Author's Bio

Eric Bennett lives in New Jersey with his wife and four children. He loves trees without leaves, the silence between songs on a vinyl record, fierce wounded things, and beginning sentences with the word “and.”

Publications and Prizes

Back in 5 Minutes
(Little Episodes Publishing, 2010)
, Dogzplot Flash Fiction 2009 Anthology
(Dogzplot, 2009)
, Dogzplot Flash Fiction 2011 Anthology
(Dogzplot, 2011)
, The Best of Foliate Oak Online
(The University of Arkansas, 2010)
50 to 1, 751 Magazine, apt: an online literary journal, Avatar Review, Bartleby Snopes, Bastards and Whores, Bewildering Stories, Cliterature, decomP, Dogmatika, Dogzplot, Drunken Boat, Fiction At Work, Foliate Oak, Foundling Review, fourpaperletters, Ghoti Magazine, Gloom Cupboard, ken*again, Knee-Jerk Magazine, Lit-N-Image, Litterbox Magazine, Long Story Short, Metazen, Monkey Bicycle, Pank, Paradigm, Poor Mojo's Almanac(k), Prick of the Spindle, ragazine, Short Story Library, Short, Fast, and Deadly, Slush Pile, Smokebox, Spilt Milk, Splash of Red, Spork Press, Stirring: A Literary Collection, The Battered Suitcase, The Legendary, The Oddville Press, The Other Herald, The Smoking Poet, Up The Staircase, why vandalism?, Writer's Bloc, WTF PWM, Yellow Mama
Prizes Won: 
Arkansas College Media Award Winner (second Place), Editor’s Choice – Third Quarterly Review at Bewildering Stories, Pushcart Prize nomination by Foliate Oak, Story of the month twice in 2009 at Bartleby Snopes, The Other Herald writing competition (second and fifth place).

Personal Favorites

What I'm Reading Now: 
Pale Flame by Vladimir Nabokov
The Faster I Walk The Smaller I am by Kjersti A. Skomsvold
Poems by Anne Michaels

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Fiction Writer
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Toccoa, GA
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Last updated: Jul 24, 2012