The Short Fiction of William H. Coles 2001-2011
About the Book
Award-winning short stories of characters facing moral decisions that stretch their lives to mirror who they are and what they might become. And a novella, set in New Orleans, that pits and adulterous, deeply-in-love couple against society, family, and themselves as they struggle to regain self-respect and acceptance among threats of violent revenge,
About the Author
William H. Coles is an award-winning author of Facing Grace with Gloria and Other Stories (Finalist in the 2010 Flannery O'Connor Award for Short Fiction), The Surgeon's Wife (Finalist in the William Faulkner-William Wisdom Creative Writing Award 2010, 2011), and The Spirit of Want (Finalist in the William Faulkner-William Wisdom Creative Writing Award 2010, 2011). He is the creator of the website storyinliteraryfiction.com, dedicated to providing resources for literary fiction writers and the author of the popular book about literary writing, Story in Literary Fiction: A Manual for Writers. He lives in Salt Lake City, Utah.