Originally from Brooklyn, NY, writer, poet, spoken word performer, and playwright, John Biscello, has called Taos, New Mexico home for the past twelve years. He is the author of the novels, Broken Land, a Brooklyn Tale and Raking the Dust, and a collection of stories, Freeze Tag.
His fiction and poetry has appeared in: Art Times, nthposition, The Wanderlust Review, Ophelia Street, Caper, Polyphony, Dilate, Militant Roger, Chokecherries, Farmhouse, BENT, The 555 Collective, Instigator, Brass Sopaipilla, The Iconoclast, Adobe Walls, Kansas City Voices, and the Tishman Review. Broken Land, A Brooklyn Tale was named Underground Book Reviews 2014 Book of the Year. Visit his website at: johnbiscello.com.
Publications and Prizes
Books:Raking the Dust
(The Zharmae Publishing Press, 2016), Broken Land, a Brooklyn Tale
(The Zharmae Publishing Press, 2015), i-nudes
(CSF Publishing, 2014), Broken Land, A Brooklyn Tale
(CSF Publishing, 2012), Freeze Tag
(CSF Publishing, 2012), iNudes
(CSF Publishing, 2012)
Journals:Caper Literary Journal
, nth position
, Ophelia Street
, polyphony online
, The Wanderlust Review
Cutting Edge Artist Award (from the Vault)
Broken Land, a Brooklyn Tale was named Underground Book Reviews 2014 Book of the Year
His short story,"Limb," was nominated for a Pushcart Prize.
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Listing last updated: April 8, 2016