Works

2022

"Monarch" (short fiction)

2022

"Under Her Cellophane Skin" (short fiction)

2022

"Red Cardboard Hearts Hanging From Strings" (forthcoming short fiction reprint)

2022

"Jesus Wears Bermudas" (short fiction)

2022

"Queen" (poem)

2021

"Punished" (short fiction)

2021

"Mouth Organ" (short fiction)

2021

"Nova" (short fiction)

2019

"Red Cardboard Hearts Hanging From Strings" (short fiction reprint)

2019

"Paper Cranes" (short fiction)

2018

"Run" (short fiction)

2013

"What My Momma Knows Is True" (short fiction)

Awards and Recognition

  • "MONARCH: Stories" — Bridge Eight Press — Finalist Fiction Prize
  • "MONARCH: Stories" — Kallisto Gaia Press — Finalist: Acacia Fiction Prize
  • "Monarch" — TulipTree Review — Semifinalist: Wild Woman Story Contest
  • "Under Her Cellophane Skin" — Typehouse Magazine: 3rd Place Winner — 3rd Biennial Short Fiction Contest judged by Angela Jackson-Brown
  • "Mouth Organ" — Jerry Jazz Musician — Winner: #58 Short Fiction Contest
  • "Mouth Organ" — 2022 Pushcart Prize Nomination
  • "What My Momma Knows Is True" — Furrow Literary Magazine — Winner: Best Fiction Award
John Tobias

Website

Location

DANA POINT, CA

Category

Fiction & Literature, Poetry