Just learned that my story “A Rock in the Beans” was chosen as a finalist for the Glimmer Train August 2011 Short Story Award for New Writers competition. I’ve been sending in stories there since 2006 or so and finally cracked the top five percent of entries.
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John Paul Jaramillo’s debut story collection The House of Order was named a 2013 Int’l Latino Book Award Finalist, and his most recent work Little Mocos is now available from Twelve Winters Press. In 2013 Latino Boom: An Anthology of U.S. Latino Literature listed Jaramillo as one of its Top 10 New Latino Authors to Watch and Read. He is currently a professor of composition and literature at Lincoln Land College-Springfield, Illinois. View all posts by john paul jaramillo