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Bewildering Stories

Gordon Purkis

Bewildering Stories biography

Gordon Purkis is the editor and publisher at Shoe Music Press. He had a piece recently published in Lucid Rhythms. An e-chapbook At the Dinner Table was published in 2010 by The Dead Mule School of Southern Literature. His book Circus Fragments is available on

His new book Prayerland is available at He publishes his work sparingly, and also is an editor for Shoe Music Press. Follow him on Twitter @gopurkis and "friend" him on Facebook.

He is a hanger-about at theatres, hosts a weekly vintage music program, enjoys yoga and fine cigars although they seem to be disparate elements.

Copyright © 2011 by Gordon Purkis

Bewildering Stories bibliography

Judas Street: an Emotional History (drama)

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