Tim Fitts serves on the editorial staff of the Painted Bride Quarterly and his novel, The Soju Club, was recently published as a Korean translation by Loupe, an imprint of Munhakdongne Press. His short-story collections Hypothermia (MadHat Press) and Go Home and Cry for Yourselves (Xavier Review) were published in 2017. He frequently appears on Painted Bride Quarterly’s bi-weekly podcast, Slushpile.

Tim’s short stories have appeared in journals such as The Gettysburg Review, Granta, Day One, CutBank, descant, The Baltimore Review, upstreet, among others. In 2013, his short story ‘No Rabio’, was listed as a Special Mention in the Pushcart Prize series. He teaches in the Liberal Arts Department of the Curtis Institute of Music and lives in Philadelphia with his wife and two children.


Tim Fitts

The Soju Club by Tim Fitts