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Michael Tesney

Michael Tesney - Editor

United States

Teleplays, Script development & developmental fiction editing.

Overview

I've worked as a playwright, grant writer, chef, educator, editor and publisher for sci fi novelists, Young Adult Fantasy writers and some Bizzaro fiction magazines.

Services
Fiction
Adventure Comics & Graphic Novels Crime & Mystery Fantasy Humor & Comedy Literature Plays & Screenplays Science Fiction Short Story Thriller Young Adult & Teen
Non-Fiction
Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Religion & Spirituality

Portfolio (6 selected works)

Apocalyptic Imaginary

James Curcio, Peter Williams, Rowan Tepper, Craig Slee, Rusty Shackleford, David Metcalfe, Wes Unruh, Gunther Sonenfeld, Brian George

This book captures and expands upon the unique commentary and analysis that has helped define the Modern Mythology project in 2011. Through the voices of many contributors, we collectively take a hard look at the blurred lines between narrative and truth, philosophy and literature, personal history and cultural memory. All of this is done with an eye towards the imagined apocalypse that is alw... read more

This book captures and expands upon the unique commentary and analysis that has helped define the Modern Mythology project in 2011. Through the voices of many contributors, we collectively take a hard look at the blurred lines between narrative and truth, philosophy and literature, personal history and cultural memory. All of this is done with an eye towards the imagined apocalypse that is alw... read more

Back to Brooklyn part 1

Michael Tesney

Back to Brooklyn is serialised collage novel about life in, out, about and around NY. The first section is a tale about two writers, Mary and Michael that move to the deep south when Michael is offered a teaching position at Kudzu City College. Bored with her life in the south Mary starts writing a series of novels under different pen names. When one of them hits the best seller list she reali... read more

Back to Brooklyn is serialised collage novel about life in, out, about and around NY. The first section is a tale about two writers, Mary and Michael that move to the deep south when Michael is offered a teaching position at Kudzu City College. Bored with her life in the south Mary starts writing a series of novels under different pen names. When one of them hits the best seller list she reali... read more

The Playwrong (Back to Brooklyn Book 2)

Michael Tesney

In part two of Back to Brooklyn we meet Alex Jones, a down on his luck playwright that finds himself wandering around the city trying to figure out where it all went wrong. The answers come to him in rapid succession as his bad luck gets ridiculous- from exploding manhole covers to finding himself dangling 60 feet from a broken lighting rig with his pants around his ankles while he gets verbal... read more

In part two of Back to Brooklyn we meet Alex Jones, a down on his luck playwright that finds himself wandering around the city trying to figure out where it all went wrong. The answers come to him in rapid succession as his bad luck gets ridiculous- from exploding manhole covers to finding himself dangling 60 feet from a broken lighting rig with his pants around his ankles while he gets verbal... read more

Steel Toe Review: Volume I

M. David Hornbuckle

This anthology features the best pieces from Steel Toe Review's first year online. Contributors include: Jennifer Blair Louis Bourgeois Zachary C. Bush Jim Butler William Childress Thomas N. Dennis Matthew Dexter Mario Duarte Murray Dunlap Sarah Fisch Kathy Gilbert Chris Hayes Peycho Kanev Len Kuntz Matt Layne Catfish McDaris Karla Linn Merrifield Corey Mesler Geoff Munsterman Leland Pitts-Gon... read more

This anthology features the best pieces from Steel Toe Review's first year online. Contributors include: Jennifer Blair Louis Bourgeois Zachary C. Bush Jim Butler William Childress Thomas N. Dennis Matthew Dexter Mario Duarte Murray Dunlap Sarah Fisch Kathy Gilbert Chris Hayes Peycho Kanev Len Kuntz Matt Layne Catfish McDaris Karla Linn Merrifield Corey Mesler Geoff Munsterman Leland Pitts-Gon... read more

Steel Toe Review: Volume 2

Editor, M. David Hornbuckle

The second annual anthology from Steel Toe Review, an online literary magazine based in Birmingham, Al. Steel Toe Review gives special attention to writers from the South and writing with Southern themes, but we publish quality writing on any topic from writers all over the world.

The second annual anthology from Steel Toe Review, an online literary magazine based in Birmingham, Al. Steel Toe Review gives special attention to writers from the South and writing with Southern themes, but we publish quality writing on any topic from writers all over the world.

Steel Toe Review, Volume 3

Editor, M. David Hornbuckle

The third print issue of Steel Toe Review. This edition includes fiction by Cathy Adams, Lis Anna, Cl Bledsoe, Justin Brouckaert, Katie Burgess, Jackson Culpepper, Tyler Dennis, Brenna Dixon, Lauren Eyler, Jody Hobbs Hesler, Christopher Lowe, and William Trent Pancoast. Essays by Deborah Gold and Ian Hoppe. Poetry by Maari Carter, Tobi Cogswell, John Davis, Jr, Michael Diebert, Matt Dennison, ... read more

The third print issue of Steel Toe Review. This edition includes fiction by Cathy Adams, Lis Anna, Cl Bledsoe, Justin Brouckaert, Katie Burgess, Jackson Culpepper, Tyler Dennis, Brenna Dixon, Lauren Eyler, Jody Hobbs Hesler, Christopher Lowe, and William Trent Pancoast. Essays by Deborah Gold and Ian Hoppe. Poetry by Maari Carter, Tobi Cogswell, John Davis, Jr, Michael Diebert, Matt Dennison, ... read more

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