Russell Reece
Writer

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Events

Achievements

Coming

June 17, 2016  I will read from my work at the Delaware Literary Reading Series event at the New Castle Courthouse Museum.

Throughout  2016 Will co-host 2nd Saturday Poets at The Jackson Inn in Wilmington, Delaware with Barbara Gray and Bob Davis.

Some Old Stuff

July 2015 Featured reader at Poets on the Porch at the Ryerss Museum and Library in Philadelphia.

November 2013 I was interviewed by M. J. Fievre.

      http://mjfievre.com/2013/11/17/whos-russell-reece/

November 2013 Featured reader at the Fox Chase Reading series in Philadelphia.

October 2008-2015   Helped host the Delaware Literary Connection's annual celebration of a great American writer at the Deer Park in Newark, Delaware

   2015  Langston Hughes

   2013   Mark Twain

   2012   Emily Dickinson

   2011   Charles Bukowski. 

   2010    Walt Whitman

   2009    The Beats

   2008    Edgar Allen Poe

January 2011  My interview of Josh Weil, author of The New Valley,  was featured in the DLC's Quarterly newsletter.

 Click here to read Josh Weil Interview

September 2010  Fiction judge for the 2010 Rehoboth Beach Writer's Guild children's writing contest.     

July 2009  Attended the Sewanee Writers conference.

 

 

November 2015 I was awarded a fellowship at the Virginia Center for Creative Arts.

September 2015 My story, "Shooting Cats" was a finalist in the 2015 William Faulkner/William Wisdom creative writing contest.

July 2015 My poem, "Spring at Dames Quarter" won third place in the single poem category in the National Federation of Press Women's 2015 Communications Contest.

April 2015 My poem, "Spring at Dames Quarter" won first place in the single poem category in the Delaware Press Association's 2015 Communications Contest. My story, "Come Fly with Me" and my short-story collection, The Mud Lake Trilogy both won 2nd place in their respective categories.

January 2015 The Delaware Division of the Arts awarded me the 2015 Established Artist fellowship in Fiction.

September 2014 My story, "At the Marshfield Dam" made the short list for finalists in the 2014 William Faulkner/William Wisdom creative writing contest.

September 2014 My poem, "Spring at Dames Quarter" was nominated for the 2014 Best of the Net Anthology.

July 2013 My story, "At the Marshfield Dam" received honorable mention in Ardor Magazine's 2013 Short Story Contest.

April 2013  My story, "The Hitchhiker" won second place in the short story category in the Delaware Press Association's 2013 Communications Contest.  

January 2013  Received honorable mention in fiction in the Delaware Division of Arts 2013 Established Artist Fellowship program.

October 2012  My story, "In Less Than a Minute" was a finalist in the 2012 William Faulkner-William Wisdom Creative Writing Contest. (in the top 10 of 448 entries)

September 2012  My story, "Sanctuary" was nominated for the 2013 Best of the Net Anthology.

August 2012  My story, "At the Marshfield Dam" was a finalist in Press 53's annual fiction contest.

January 2011  Received honorable mention in creative non-fiction in the Delaware Division of Arts 2011 Individual Artist Fellowship Program

September 2010  My story "Come on, Harold" was nominated for 2011 Best of the Net Anthology.

December 2009  My story, "The Train Show" won 1st Place for Fiction in the annual Delaware Beach Life Writing Contest.

February 2008  My story, "Trumping Diamonds" won 3rd Place for non-fiction in the Bay to Ocean writing contest sponsored by the Eastern Shore Writers Association.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                    

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