L.C. Fiore

Fiction Writer

Durham, NC
Phone: 
773.263.5904

Author's Bio

L.C. FIORE is the author of the novel, Green Gospel (Livingston Press, 2011). He has published fiction in Folio, MAKE Magazine¸ Michigan Quarterly Review, Wascana Review, and many others. His work has been anthologized in "Sudden Flash: 65 Short Short Stories" (Persea Books, 2011) and a forthcoming anthology from Main Street Rag (Fall, 2012).

An award-winning short-story writer and editor, his work has also appeared on NPR and in various baseball publications. He and his wife live in Durham, North Carolina. His website is www.lcfiore.com.

Publications & Prizes

Book:
Green Gospel (Livingston Press, 2011)
Prizes won: 

- Honorable mention, The Common Review’s Short Story Prize 2010 (“Bangalore”).
- Winner (Production and Design), 2010 CPA Book Awards (Editor, A Planet of Grace).
- Semi-Finalist, 2008 Faulkner-Wisdom Creative Writing Competition (Green Gospel).
- Winner (Production and Design), 2008 CPA Book Awards (Editor, Portraits of Grace).
- Finalist (Award in the Novel), 2007 DANA Awards (Green Gospel).
- Merit Award (Culture), 2007 MIPA Midwest Book Awards (Editor, A Recipe for Hope).
- Finalist, Glimmer Train’s Very Short Fiction Award Contest 2005 (“No Wake Zone”).
- Nominated, Best New American Voices Anthology 2006.
- Winner, Chicago Public Radio’s Stories on Stage Short Story Competition 2005 (“Bluster and Balderdash”).
- Finalist, 2005 Yahoo! Fantasy Baseball Front Office Promotion Essay.
- Winner, OCTELA Short Story Award, 1992.
- Profiled in Continuum Magazine, BridgeOnline, and on Northwestern and UW-Madison websites

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
New Orleans
Raised in: 
Cincinnati, OH
Ohio
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Last update: Jan 12, 2012