Dennis James Sweeney’s writing has appeared in Crazyhorse, Indiana Review, Passages North, and Quarterly West, among others. He has an MFA from Oregon State University and is Small Press Editor at Entropy. Originally from Cincinnati, he lives in Colorado, where he is a student in the PhD program in writing at the University of Denver.

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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, been featured in Wigleaf’s Top 50 (Very) Short Fictions, and been a finalist for many book and chapbook contests, including the Tarpaulin Sky Press Book Award.

Click here to find more of his writing. Follow him on Twitter @djsweeney. See also Instagram.