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Gary Fincke, How Blasphemy Sounds to God

May 12, 2014 at 5:43 pm

Gary Fincke, How Blasphemy Sounds to GodGary Fincke has been a contributor to the Beloit Fiction Journal since spring 1986 (Vol. 1, No. 2). Thirteen of Fincke’s stories have been published with the BFJ, his most recent in Volume 23, titled Household Hints. Fincke’s latest novel, How Blasphemy Sounds to God, was recently published by Braddock Avenue Books this year on February 10th. In Volume 13 of the BFJ, Fincke published a short story, How Blasphemy Sounds to God, the same title as his most recent novel.

Gary Fincke has published twenty-five books of poetry, short fiction, and nonfiction, including The Proper Words for Sin (stories, 2013), The History of Permanence (poems, 2011), and The Canals of Mars (memoir, 2010). He has received numerous awards and recognitions, including two Pushcart Prizes and the Flannery O’Connor Award for Short Fiction in 2003 for his story collection. Fincke is currently the Charles Degenstein Professor of Creative Writing and Director of the Writers Institute at Susquehanna University.