Sep 122011

Nels Hanson has worked as a farmer, teacher, and contract writer/editor.  He graduated from UC Santa Cruz and the University of Montana and his fiction received the San Francisco Foundation’s James D. Phelan Award.  His stories have appeared in Antioch Review, Texas Review, Black Warrior Review, Southeast Review, Long Story, Short Story, Starry Night Review, and other journals.  “Now the River’s in You,” a 2010 story, which appeared in Ruminate Magazine, was nominated for a Pushcart Prize.