Tom Gartner

Fiction Writer

Author's Bio

 

Tom Gartner received a BA in English/Creative Writing from the University of California Santa Cruz.  His fiction and poetry has appeared in numerous journals, including Whetstone, California Quarterly, Concho River Review, The Madison Review and most recently New Limestone Review.  One story was nominated for a Pushcart Prize.   He lives in California, just north of the Golden Gate, and works as a buyer for an independent bookstore in San Francisco. 

 

Publications & Prizes

Journals:
Across the Margin
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Aethlon: The Journal of Sport Literature
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New Limestone Review
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The Blotter
Prizes won: 

Pushcart Prize nomination; John Patrick McGrath Memorial Award

Personal Favorites

Favorite authors: 
George Eliot, Denis Johnson, Robert Stone, Raymond Chandler, Donna Tartt, Jennifer Egan
What I'm reading now: 
Troubled Blood by Robert Galbraith

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Scotch-Irish American
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Berkeley, CA
California
Raised in: 
Mill Valley, CA
California
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Last update: Oct 16, 2020