IMG_6696Caitlin Hamilton Summie earned an MFA with Distinction from Colorado State University, and her short stories have been published in Beloit Fiction Journal, Wisconsin Review, Puerto del Sol, Mud Season Review, and Long Story, Short, and elsewhere. Her first book, an award-winning short story collection called TO LAY TO REST OUR GHOSTS, was released in August 2017 by Fomite. Her first novel, GEOGRAPHIES OF THE HEART, is due out from Fomite in January 2022. She spent any years in Massachusetts, Minnesota, and Colorado before settling with her family in Knoxville, Tennessee. She co-owns the book marketing firm, Caitlin Hamilton Marketing & Publicity, founded in 2003.

She is available to speak or lead workshops about book marketing & publicity, crafting short stories, and more.

You may read some of Caitlin’s stories in the following places:

“Growing Up Cold,” a short story, appeared in Hypertext Magazine, July 2017.

Cleaning House,” a short story, appeared in South85 Journal in June, 2017.

Geographies of the Heart,” a short story, appeared in Long Story, Short, January 2017.

Sons,” a short story, appeared in The Mud Season Review, July 2016.

Look for “Taking Root,” a short story, in Belmont Story Review.

And read her poem, “Everything,” over at The Literary Nest.