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Carl Winderl

The Girl on the Cover of Seventeen
A Half-Empty Mayonnaise Jar
We've All Had Our Lauras...
1 of 2 Groups
Play the Ball, Don't Let It Play You
Fear and Loathing the Tokyo Hospital Scene
Be Careful What You Pray For
What I Did On My Summer Vacation
Of the Holy Spirit, and Elvis
To Be, or Not to Be, a Father
An Ode to Przemsyl
At the Polish/Ukrainian Border
Breakfast at Tiffany's Re-Visited
Photo courtesy of the author.
Photo courtesy of the author.

After accepting an early-retirement buy-out package from Point Loma Nazarene University, where he served as Professor of Writing, Carl Winderl moved to Zagreb, Croatia, serving in a dual capacity as a writer and a missionary.

He earned a Ph.D. in Creative Writing from New York University and an M.A. in American Literature from the University of Chicago, after attending as an undergraduate on a basketball scholarship.

His most recent book of poems, The Gospel According...To Mary, was published by Finishing Line Press in 2021.

Several of the non-fiction, biographical memoir pieces appearing here courtesy of  Story House/Preservation Foundation are from A Senior Year to Forget.

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