Steven D. Fortney

Poet, Fiction Writer

501 West South Street
Stoughton, WI 53589
Phone: 
608-873-3917

Author's Bio

I have experimented with an online magazine called Lake City Lights which has transformed into another location and name. I had several poems published there; Robert Bly was there too. A good thing while it lasted. Working on new novels. Keeping busy.

Publications & Prizes

Fiction

Books:
The Cabin (Cable Publishing, 2015)
,
Ghost Dancing (Cable Publishing, 2012)
,
The Reunion (Badger Books, 2005)
,
The Party (Badger Books, 2004)
,
The Maitreya (Badger Books, 2003)
,
The Gazebo (Waubesa Press, 2001)
,
The Thomas Jesus: A Novella (Badger Books, 2000)
,
Heg: A Novella (Badger Books, 1998)

Poetry

Anthologies:
This Sporting Life (Milkweed Editions, 1996)
,
East West: A Poetry Annual (Cape Cod Writers, 1992)
Books:
A Canticle For Palmquist (Black Buzzard Press, 2008)
,
Greatest Hits, A Chapbook of Poetry (Pudding House Publications, 2003)
Chapbook:
A Canticle for Palmquist (Black Buzzard Press, 2012)

Personal Favorites

What I'm reading now: 
The Phryne Fisher Series by Kerry Greenwood, William Tecumseh Sherman by Mcdonough, Vol VI Roman Empire by Gibbon, The Hidden Life of Trees by Peter Wholeben

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Buddhist, Scandinavian American
Prefers to work with: 
Teachers
Born in: 
Minneapolis, MN
Minnesota
Raised in: 
Army Posts, Parsonages, WI
Wisconsin
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Last update: May 07, 2019