Cover Photo: Dirty Laundry by Bryan Hurt

Dirty Laundry

We’d found our dream home. Then I googled the house seller.

Watchlist, our anthology of surveillance-themed short stories, is out now. To mark the publication of the book,  we asked a few of its contributors (and, here, its editor) to perform their own real-life act of surveillanceand to write about what they saw. 



Gone with the Wind




The Matrix: Path of Neo

Watchlist: 32 Stories by Persons of Interestavailable now from Catapult Books.

Bryan Hurt is the author of Everyone Wants to Be Ambassador to France (Red Hen, 2018), selected as the winner of the 10th Annual Starcherone Prize for Innovative Fiction. He is the editor of Watchlist: 32 Stories By Persons of Interest (OR Books/Catapult, 2016) and Midwest editor for Joyland Magazine. His work has been nominated for the Pushcart Prize and named finalist for the Calvino Prize and Horatio Nelson Prize in Fiction. He's received fellowships from the Sewanee and Tin House Writers' Conferences and holds a PhD in Literature and Creative Writing from USC.