Tyler Gillespie was born and raised in Florida – on the west coast, to be exact. Gillespie’s articles and reviews have appeared in theWindy City Times, Time Out Chicago, and Gapers Block and his fiction writing published in literary journals such as Burning Word,Flying House, and Off the Rocks, among others.
He is a Pushcart Prize-nominated writer for his short fiction, and his collection of short stories Dirty Socks and Pine Needles was released by Sibling Rivalry Press (May 2012). He is a founding member of the Failed.Attempt Writing Collective in Chicago and is about to graduate from the comedy-writing program at the Second City.
Contact him by email — [TylerMGillespie@gmail.com]
Follow Tyler on Twitter: @Ty_e_