An evening of words with Brian Petkash and Steven Howell


Please join Bridge Eight Literary Magazine in Tampa, FL as it presents 2 authors whose work is featured in Issue 3.

Event Details: 

Friday, February 5
The Bookshop at Carrollwood (11738 N. Dale Mabry, Tampa)

About the Authors:

Brian Petkash

Brian was born and raised in Cleveland, Ohio, a focal point of many of my writings. He’s a graduate from the University of Tampa with an MFA in creative writing. Currently living in Tampa, Florida and working as both a marketing professional and a teacher of high school literature and creative writing, his work has appeared in El Portal, Southword Journal (runner-up in Munster Literature Centre’s Seán Ó Faoláin Short Story Competition), and Midwestern Gothic (winner of The Lake Prize in Fiction).

Steven Howell

After retiring from a career as a U.S. Army officer, Florida native Steven Thomas Howell returned to his natural habitat to earn an MFA from the University of Tampa in June, 2015. His nonfiction has appeared in Empty Mirror Arts & Literary Magazine. His fiction appears here for the first time in print.