Pinckney Benedict of Lewisburg, West Virginia, is the recipient of the 1986 Nelson Algren Award. He has published two collections of short fiction, Town Smokes (OR Press, 1987) and The Wrecking Yard (Nan A. Talese/Doubleday, 1992). His first novel, Dogs of God (Nan A. Talese/ Doubleday), is scheduled for publication in January 1994.
"Prologue to Dogs of God,"
Ontario Review: Vol. 39
, Article 18.
Available at: http://repository.usfca.edu/ontarioreview/vol39/iss1/18