Tim is a novelist and lecturer with experience directing hands-on educational travel programs around the globe. He’s the author of a short fiction collection, A Field Guide to Murder & Fly Fishing, named to the Eric Hoffer Book Award Grand Prize Shortlist, and a young adult novel, Will Poole’s Island, one of Bank Street College of Education’s Best Books of the Year. He’s the winner of a Writer’s Digest Popular Fiction Award and his work has appeared in Literary Hub, The Millions, The Morning News, The Writer’s Chronicle, Craft, The Rumpus, and many others.
A member of the Vermont Humanities Council Speakers’ Bureau and the co-founder of the Cuba Writers Program, Tim serves on the core faculty of the Newport MFA in Creative Writing and has been a featured lecturer for National Geographic Expeditions in Cuba, Spain, Portugal, and Tierra del Fuego. He’s an avid outdoorsman and currently makes his home in rural Vermont.
New Hampshire Public Radio interview on nature, writing, Rome, and A Field Guide to Murder & Fly Fishing. Click here for the podcast, a transcript, and Tim’s top five reading recommendations.