Tyler Barton is the author of The Quiet Part Loud (2019) which won the Turnbuckle Chapbook Contest from Split Lip Press. He’s the event producer for FEAR NO LIT, a literary organization he co-founded with Erin Dorney. His short fiction has been published widely in journals and magazines such as Kenyon Review, Subtropics, The Iowa Review, Gulf Coast, CRAFT, and others.

In the fall of 2018, Tyler attended the Anne LaBastille Writing Residency in the Adirondacks, where he finished the manuscript for his full-length story collection, GET EMPTY. Stories from that manuscript have been awarded prizes from Kenyon Review, Pheobe Journal, The Chicago Review of Books, Midwestern Gothic and Press 53. His work has been nominated for the Pushcart Prize, Best Small Fictions, and Best of the Net.

photo by Michelle Johnsen Photography

tylerstevenbarton [at] gmail [dot] com || @goftyler