Garth Greenwell is the author of a novella, Mitko, which won the Miami University Press Novella Prize and was a finalist for the Edmund White Debut Fiction Award and a Lambda Literary Award. His short fiction has appeared in The Paris Review, A Public Space, and VICE. He has also contributed book reviews and essays to The New Yorker and The Atlantic.
A native of Louisville, Kentucky, he recently received his MFA in fiction from the Iowa Writers' Workshop, where he was an Arts Fellow. He also has an MFA in poetry from Washington University in St. Louis and an MA in English and American Literature from Harvard. He lives in Iowa City, where he holds the Richard E. Guthrie Memorial Fellowship at the University of Iowa.
@grecchinois Thanks very much for sharing this piece. I taught at Greenhills School from 2006-09, where you were very fondly remembered.
RT @HESherman: "The most wonderful thing about being an artist is that there’s no such thing as wasted time." – @GarthGreenwell https://t.c…