Winesburg, Indiana: Reverend Dave

by B.J. Hollars

This story is exclusively available in the anthology, Winesburg, Indiana, published by Breakaway Books, an imprint of Indiana University Press, in the spring of 2015. Available wherever fine books are sold, borrowed, or thrown at noisy children.

B.J. Hollars of Fort Wayne, Indiana is an instructor at the University of Alabama where he received his MFA in 2010. He’s served as nonfiction editor and assistant fiction editor for Black Warrior Review and currently edits for Versal. He has work published or forthcoming in American Short Fiction, Barrelhouse, The Southeast Review, among others. He has edited the book You Must Be This Tall To Ride: Contemporary Writers Take You Inside The Story. Go to: or