John Howard Matthews is author of the short story collection, This is Where it Gets Interesting.

His stories have appeared in anthologies and several literary and humor magazines, including McSweeney’s, The Chicago Reader, Write City Magazine, and Wisconsin Review.

John lives near Chicago with his wife and their four-year-old robot vacuum.

Other Works

Awards and Recognition

  • Finalist. Glimmer Train September 2011 Fiction Open ("Help Wanted") Finalist. Zoetrope All-Story Contest 2008 ("Mercurochrome")

Press and Media Mentions