Phil Richardson

83 Jacobs Drive
Athens, OH 45701
(740) 593-7428

Author's Bio

Phil Richardson lives and writes in Athens, Ohio. He met his wife Joyce there in a creative writing class and they have been creating ever since. Two of his stories, "The Joker is Wild" and "Garden Ornamentals” have been nominated for the Pushcart Prize in Fiction. His work has appeared in Elf: Eclectic Literary Forum, Fantasy, Northwoods Review, Wild Violet, The Storyteller, Cafe Irreal, Digitalis Obscura, Big Pulp, Danse Macabre, Sonar4, Bending Spoon, Short Story Library, Word Catalyst, The Legendary, The Apparatus, Arct Magazine, Punkin House Digest, Silllymess, Short Humor, and The Starving Writer. Anthologies: Love After 70, The Best of Monsters Next Door, Exit 109, Outer Side of LIfe, Writing On Walls, Anthology of Ichor, Just Between Us, and Don’t Tread On Me Websites:

Publications and Prizes

Anthology of Ichor: Hearts of Darkness
(CreateSpace, 2010)
, Anthology of Ichor:A Devil in the Details
(CreateSpace, 2010)
, Don't Tread On Me
(Static Movement, 2012)
, Evil in Flight
(Static Movement, 2012)
, Exit 109
(Old Mountain Press, Inc., 2010)
, For the Love of Monsters
(lu lu publishing, 2009)
, Just Between Us
(Tom Davis OMP, 2010)
, Literary Foray
(Static Movement, 2010)
, Love After 70
(Wising Up Press, 2008)
, OBE (Out of Body Experience
(Static Movement, 2011)
, Punkin House Digest
(Punkin House Press, 2010)
, The Outter Side of LIfe
(Old Mountain Press, Inc., 2010)
, Writing on Walls
(AWOC.COM Publishing, 2005)
Apparatus Magazine, Arct Magazine, Big Pulp, Cafe Irreal, Danse Macabre, Digitalis Obscura, Fantasy, Folklore and Fairytales, North American Review, Short Story Library, Story Teller, The Legendary, Wild Violet, Word Catalyst Magazine
Prizes Won: 
At Wit's End Green River Writers Contest 2005 President's Prize Third Place The Boy Next Door Wild Violet Contest 20004 Third Place Fish Don't Have Names Green River Writers 2003 First Place Green River Open The Calling ELF: Eclectic Literary Forum 1997 Second Place The Calling Writer's Digest 2004 Honorable Mention Fish Don't Have Names Writing On Walls Anthology 2005 Third Place Incident at Devil's Run Writer's Market 2003 Honorable Mention The Joker Is Wild Writer's Digest 2004 Honorable Mention in Genre The Messenger The Storyteller 2004 Readers Choice Award A Place to Grow North Point 2008 Third Place De Profundis Second Place and Publication in Starving Writers Contest 2009

Personal Favorites

What I'm Reading Now: 
The Spanish Inquisition by Henry Kamen
Ark by Stephen Baxter
Horse Soldiers by Doug Stanton
Intelligence by Susan Hasler
Mary, Mary by James Paterson

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Fiction Writer
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Caucasian, English American
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Hillsboro, OH
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Last updated: Feb 01, 2013