The Chapbook

Episode 30: we sit down with Tommy Dean author of the flash collection COVENANTS from ELJ Editions!

Show Notes

We sit down with Tommy Dean author of the flash collection COVENANTS from ELJ Editions!  

Tommy Dean lives in Indiana with his wife and two children. He is the author of a flash fiction chapbook entitled Special Like the People on TV from Redbird Chapbooks. He is the Editor at Fractured Lit. He has been previously published in the BULL Magazine, The MacGuffin, The Lascaux Review, New World Writing, Pithead Chapel, and New Flash Fiction Review. His story “You’ve Stopped” was chosen by Dan Chaon to be included in Best Microfiction 2019. It will also be included in Best Small Fiction 2019. 

His interviews have been previously published in New Flash Fiction Review, The Rumpus, CRAFT Literary, and The Town Crier (The Puritan). Find him @TommyDeanWriter on Twitter.

Tommy Dean website
Tommy Dean twitter
Tommy Dean substack
COVENANTS Tommy Dean (ELJ Editions)
SPECIAL LIKE THE PEOPLE ON TV Tommy Dean (Red Bird Chapbooks)
HOLLOWS Tommy Dean (Alternating Current Press)

"...class in May about metaphors not just for poets..."  I couldn't find a link for this class, yet, but I'm pretty confident it will be offered through this site where Dean has another offering: 

"Wave" by Tommy Dean (Matter Press: Journal of Compressed Creative Arts)
Indy Reads
A Novel Idea (Philadelphia)
Kathy Fish
Fractured Lit journal

Thank you for listening to The Chapbook!

Noah Stetzer is on Twitter @dcNoah
Ross White is on Twitter @rosswhite
You can find all our episodes and contact us with your chapbook questions and suggestions here.

Follow Bull City Press on Twitter
and Facebook 

What is The Chapbook?

Noah Stetzer and Ross White, editors at Bull City Press, reveal the secrets of chapbooks—writing, editing, and publishing them—and take you behind the scenes at some chapbook presses. Contact the podcast with questions & comments using chapbook [at]; look for Bull City Press online at Twitter: @bullcitypress; Noah Stetzer @dcnoah; Ross White @rosswhite