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 collection, Hypothermia, is forthcoming with MadHat Press, set to be released at the 2017 AWP Conference in Washington DC. 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 online, 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