Bio & Contact

John Casper Photography

A native of South Carolina, Brandon Wicks currently resides in Atlanta, where he writes, teaches, and contributes as an associate editor to SmokeLong QuarterlyHis short fiction, essays, and poetry have appeared Pembroke Magazine, Sou’wester, The Southern Poetry Anthology, and other publications. He earned his MFA in Creative Writing from George Mason University.


For all professional queries regarding readings, lectures, and commissions, or if you would simply like to say hello: brandon [at]


For questions regarding orders of American Fallout, you can contact the publisher directly here:

Andrew Gifford
Santa Fe Writers Project

Photo Credit: John Casper Photography