Awards

Since beginning his fiction career in 2015, Tim’s work has been honored with many awards. He’s been twice nominated for the Pushcart Prize, and won the 2016 Nivalis Prize.  The following stories have been prize winners:

One Star  |  READ MORE

A 2016 finalist for the Nivalis Prize, this story of social networking gone very, very wrong is also a current finalist for the  Screencraft short-story award, and is available in the Nivalis Prize Edition on Amazon.

The Purification  |  READ MORE

A finalist for the 2017 and 2018 Screencraft Short Story Award. Life could be a little tough for the Carbon County Sheriff a hundred years ago. Drunks, crazy pedophiles, and grizzly bears were all just part of a normal day. Read The Purification in the mystery anthology And All Our Yesterdays, from Darkhouse Books, available more »

Impala  |  READ MORE

What happens to a boy when he’s held captive for half his life in a basement? Originally published in Heater Magazine, Impala is available in Abstract Jam on Amazon.

Fake Girlfriend  |  READ MORE

Brian found the perfect girlfriend.  The only problem…..she’s digital. Fake Girlfriend was a finalist for The Mississippi Review prize, and is available in Now Playing in Theatre B on Amazon.

First Kill  |  READ MORE

A boy’s first hunting trip goes very, very wrong. First Kill was the winner of the 2015 Aestas Award, and is available in the prize edition on Amazon.

Dick Cheney Shot Me in the Face  |  READ MORE

Originally published in Talking River, Dick Cheney Shot Me in the Face was a 2016 finalist for The Mark Twain Royal Nonesuch Humor Award, and will be available soon as the title story in Dick Cheney Shot Me in the Face, And Other Tales of Men in Pain, available in bookstores and online in February more »