About: Bill Tarlin

Bill Tarlin Bill Tarlin is a New England-to-Chicago transplant by way of Baltimore. His work has appeared in McSweeney’s Quarterly, Cardinal Sins Review, Monkey Bicycle, and elsewhere. He can sometimes be found upstairs at EXIT with the Wormwood Collective on Poetry & Absinthe night. He is six years into his first novella with just a couple of pages to go.

Posts by Bill Tarlin:

Buddha in the sand
The Other Sock

In a short story that is part riddle and part romance, two Zen Buddhists compete for the attention of one woman. More