Dominic Smith is the author of three novels, including Bright AND DISTANT SHORES.
His short fiction has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize and appeared in numerous journals and
magazines, including The Atlantic Monthly. His has received the Dobie Paisano Fellowship from
the Texas Institute of Letters, the Sherwood Anderson Fiction Prize, and the Gulf Coast Fiction
Prize. Smith serves on the fiction faculty in the Warren Wilson MFA program for writers and has
taught recently at the University of Texas at Austin and Southern Methodist University.