John Henry Fleming

11.3.12 at Urban ReThink
Reading: “The Day of Our Lord’s Triumph (with Marginal Notes for Children),” which was later collected in his book Songs for the Deaf.

John Henry Fleming is the author of The Legend of the Barefoot Mailman, a novel, and Fearsome Creatures of Florida, a literary bestiary.  His stories have appeared in publications such as McSweeney’s, The North American Review, Mississippi Review, Fourteen Hills, Atticus Review, Juked, and Carve, among others. He teaches creative writing at the University of South Florida and is the founder and advisory editor of Saw Palm: florida literature and art.  He’s also the editor for 15 Views of Tampa Bay, forthcoming from Burrow Press as part of 15 Views Volume 2. His serial novel-in-emails, The Book I Will Write, is currently being published in twice-weekly installments at Atticus Books online.