New Shoes: New and Selected Haibun Stories

New Shoes: New and Selected Haibun Stories


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780986270352
Publisher: KYSO Flash
Publication date: 05/23/2016
Pages: 86
Sales rank: 1,178,810
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.18(d)

About the Author

Dan Gilmore is the author of a novel, A Howl for Mayflower (Imago Press, 2006); a chapbook of haibun stories, Just Before Sleep (KYSO Flash, 2015); and three collections of poetry and monologues: Season Tickets, Love Takes a Bow, and Panning for Gold. He has won the Raymond Carver Fiction Contest, the Martindale Fiction Award, and multiple Sandscript Awards for Short Stories. His poems have appeared in Atlanta Review, San Diego Reader, Aethlon, Blue Collar Review, The Carolina Review, Sandscript, Loft and Range, KYSO Flash, and Serving House Journal.

"Happiest Black White Man Alive," one of Gilmore's flash fictions, was nominated for a Pushcart Prize, and was chosen by Pulitzer-Prize-winning novelist Robert Olen Butler as one of the top 55 stories for The Best Small Fictions 2015.

In his time, Gilmore has been:

a fry cook,
a jazz musician,
a draft dodger,
a soldier,
an actor,
a minister in a Reno wedding chapel,
a psychologist,
a single parent of two children,
a college professor,
a dean, and a consultant to business.

Gilmore lives in Tucson, Arizona and divides his time between playing jazz, writing, and loving his children and grandchildren, his life partner JoAn, and his cat.

For additional biographical notes, photographs of the author, and information about his books, please visit his website:

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