Teresa Burns Gunther

525 Bellevue Avenue Suite 320
Oakland, CA 94610

Author's Bio

Teresa Burns Gunther's work has appeared in numerous literary journals and anthologies. Her fiction has most recently appeared in Alaska Quarterly Review and Dogwood: A Journal of Poetry & Prose, 2014: A Year In Stories and Best New Writing 2012. Teresa is the founder of Lakeshore Writers Workshop in Oakland, California where she leads creative writing workshops and classes and works one-on-one with writers. Her writer interviews have appeared in Zyzzyva, Shambhala Sun, Glimmertrain Writers Ask and more.

Publications and Prizes

Best New Writing 2012
(Hopewell Publications, 2012)
Alaska Quarterly Review, Berkeley Fiction Review, Dogwood: A Journal of Poetry & Prose, Flashquake, Literary Mama, Lynx Eye, Northwind, Pure Slush, Stone's Throw, The Madison Review, The Mag, The Storyteller, Thin Air Magazine
Prizes Won: 
Glimmertrain Family Matters Contest 2016, (and twice in 2014), Finalist Cutthroat Magazine 2015, Finalist Tupelo Quarterly 2015, Finalist Narrative Journal 2012 Spring Fiction Contest--Top ten finalist Northwind, Fall 2012 Fiction Contest, 3rd Place Winner Raymond Carver Short Story Award, 2011--Semi-Finalist Best New Writing 2012; Finalist: Eric Hoffer Award For Prose Norman Mailer Writers Colony Semifinalist: 2011 Raymond Carver Short Story Contest New Millennium Writings 32nd Short-Short Fiction Contest--Honorable Mention Flashquake Spring 2010--Editor's Pick Pen and Brush, Inc 2007 Fiction Contest--Honorable Mention Finalist: Pheobe Journal Winter 2004 Fiction Contest August Highland’s The Mag--Featured Writer Summer 2004

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Walnut Creek
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Mountain View, CA
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Last updated: Jan 03, 2017