His short story, “Dirt on Vicky,” was the 2011 winner of the Scare The Dickens Out of Us ghost story contest, and appeared in the Stephen Jones anthology, Best New Horror #26 (PS Publishing, 2015). A tale titled “Ghouljaw” received the “Best Of Fiction” award for genesis Magazine; “Mistletoe” was nominated as a selection for the American Writing Programs Intro Journal Awards competition; and the story “Don’t Let the Bedbugs Bite” earned an “Editor’s Choice” award for its appearance in the James Ward Kirk anthology, Indiana Science Fiction, 2012.
“The Fall of Tomlinson Hall; or The Ballad of the Butcher’s Cart,” was featured in Punchnel’s Mythic Indy series (2013, 2015). More recent fiction pieces have appeared in C.M. Muller’s Nightscript, Volume I, and XNOYBIS, Issue 1.
A 2002 honors graduate of the Cooking and Hospitality Institute of Chicago, Le Cordon Bleu, Clint lives in the Midwest, along with his wife and two children. Follow him on Twitter @clintsmithtales; or read more at clintsmithfiction.com.