“The Trench Garden” Now Available as Audio Book

March 24, 2014


My short story, “The Trench Garden,” is now available in Audible Audio Edition for only $2.99. Narrated by the inimitable Andre Montgomery, this unabridged version runs 1:20. “The Trench Garden” was published as part of Ploughshares’ Solo series in January, 2014. To download the audio edition, click here.

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BookMarks 2nd Annual Moveable Feast

February 9, 2014


I’m excited to be one of the Featured Authors this afternoon at BookMarks 2nd Annual Moveable Feast in Winston-Salem. This event features more than twenty authors from across the country! Every attendee will have a chance to hear from eight authors for ten minutes each. Book sales and book signings. At the Milton Rhodes Center […]

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“The Trench Garden” Reviewed in Durham Herald-Sun

January 27, 2014


It’s always an honor to appear in the hometown rag. The Durham Herald-Sun blurbed “The Trench Garden,” out this month from Ploughshares. Click here to read the full blurb. (As an aside, the round-up also mentions Philipp Meyer’s The Son, which is a terrific book and very much recommended.)

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Plougshares Publishes “The Trench Garden”

January 16, 2014


Ploughshares has published my long short story, “The Trench Garden,” as part of their “Solos” series. “The Trench Garden” is available for $0.99 on Amazon.com. To read an excerpt, click here. From the jacket: As the Second World War rages in Europe, two undergraduates in Tennessee work a summer job for a celebrated poetry professor, […]

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Nine Good Things

September 9, 2013


I had the honor and privilege of being featured on 27goodthings.com today. Also had a lot of fun coming up with my personal list of “good things”: http://27goodthings.com/2013/09/09/l-c-fiore-author/

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Green Gospel Longlisted for Crook’s Corner Book Prize

August 15, 2013


I’m thrilled that Green Gospel has been longlisted for the inaugural Crook’s Corner Book Prize. Judges selected 12 books from 68 submissions, and I find myself among some pretty heady company, including some insanely talented writers from North Carolina. Publisher’s Weekly carried the story.

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Blue Ridge Bookfest

April 23, 2013


I will be one of the Featured Presenters at the upcoming Blue Ridge Bookfest, 1:00 pm on Saturday, May 18. The Blue Ridge Bookfest will be held at the Blue Ridge Community College in Flat Rock, NC, and includes exhibitors, featured authors, and a keynote address by Wiley Cash on Friday night. My presentation will […]

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