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Heather Fowler is a poet, fiction writer, essayist, screenwriter, playwright, librettist, and a novelist.  She is the author of the story collections Suspended Heart (Aqueous Books, Dec. 2010; Pink Narcissus Press, 2019; Hot Redhead Media (audiobook), 2020)); People with Holes (Pink Narcissus Press, July 2012); This Time, While We're Awake (Aqueous Books, May 2013); and Elegantly Naked In My Sexy Mental Illness (Queen's Ferry Press, May 2014; Hot Redhead Media, February 2020).  Her novel Beautiful Ape Girl Baby was released as a trade and e-book by Pink Narcissus Press in 2016 and an author-narrated audiobook by Hot Redhead Media in April of 2020.


Fowler’s People with Holes was named a 2012 finalist for Foreword Reviews Book of the Year Award in Short Fiction. Her stories and poems have been published online and in print in the U.S., England, Australia, and India, and appeared in such venues as PANK, Night Train, storyglossia, Surreal South, JMWW, Prick of the Spindle, Short Story America, The Nervous Breakdown, and others. She received her M.A. in English and Creative Writing from Hollins University and her M.F.A. in Creative Writing with an emphasis in fiction from the University of New Orleans. She currently pursues screenwriting as well as working on novels, short fiction, and poetry, and completed a TFT Professional Program in Screenwriting at UC Los Angeles in June of 2021. 

She currently seeks book and film representation and can be contacted with media inquiries or with regard to scheduling readings at



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