Dennis James Sweeney’s writing has appeared in Crazyhorse, Five Points, Ninth Letter, The Southern Review, and Witness, among others. He is a Small Press Editor of Entropy, an Assistant Editor of Denver Quarterly, the recipient of an MFA from Oregon State University, and a recent Fulbright fellow in Malta. Originally from Cincinnati, he lives in Colorado, where he is a PhD candidate in Creative Writing at the University of Denver.

At Oregon State, he won the Joyce Carol Oates Award for Fiction; he has also won Unstuck’s Flash Fiction Open, judged by Amelia Gray, and been featured in Wigleaf’s Top 50 (Very) Short Fictions.

Follow him on Twitter @djsweeney, and on Instagram @dennisjsweeney. Email: dennisjsweeney [at] gmail. Photo credit: Thirii Myo Kyaw Myint.