Sheehan, Tom


Sheehan served in the 31st Infantry, Korea 1951-52, graduated Boston College in 1956.  Books are Epic Cures; Brief Cases, Short Spans; Collection of Friends; From the Quickening; The Saugus Book; Ah, Devon Unbowed; Reflections from Vinegar Hill; This Rare Earth & Other Flights, He’s published 28 books, including western collections The NationsWhere Skies Grow Wide and Cross Trails from Pocol Press, and Six Guns, Inc., by Nazar Look and three titles issued in 2016, … The Cowboys, Swan River Daisy and Jehrico. Has  multiple work in: Rosebud, Literally Stories, Dm du Jour, Danse Macabre, Linnet’s Wings,Serving House Journal, Eclectica, Copperfield Review, La Joie Magazine, Soundings East, Vermont Literary Review, Literary Orphans, Indiana Voices Journal, Frontier Tales, Western Online Magazine, Provo Canyon Review, Vine Leaves Journal, Nazar Look, Eastlit, Rope & Wire Magazine, The Literary Yard, Green Silk Journal, Fiction on the Web, The Path, Faith-Hope and Fiction, The Cenacle, etc. Submitted are Valor’s Commission, Keating Script, and three collections.

He has 31 Pushcart nominations, and five Best of the Net nominations (one winner) and short story awards from Nazar Look for 2012- 2015, and a Georges Simenon Fiction Award. He is 2016 Writer-in-Residence at Danse Macabre Magazine in Las Vegas.


Swan River Daisy

River Water Larceny

Driving on the Sausage Run

Farenheit,Electricity and a Flexible Flyer

The Mount Carmel Raid

Last Call For a Loner

John and Andrew, Philanthropists

Long-Haul Driver

Evan Stalworth’s Wealth of Words

Notes Pinned on a Returnable Container

The Chocolate Kid

Skink, the Town Drunk

Letter to the Lost

Michael and the Final Fix

Decisions on the Ipswich River

Code Blue

The Craterville Catastrophe

The Tale of Trot and Dim Johnny

The Catch of the Day

Last Look

Plumbeck the Fiddler

Reflections Aft

Comet With a Nasty Tale

Silas Tully, Mechanized

Knickers On The Loose

Beau Geste Murtaugh, Veteran of Wars

Eddie Smiledge, Houseman

Meeting Max Cargo

The Recovery

The Boy Who Dug Worms at Mussel Flats

The Back Side of Sight

Leaving for Viviers

The Hermit of Breakheart Woods

The Lobster That Wouldn’t Sleep

A Soldier’s Crusade

The Innocence of a Lakeside Interruption

Death in the Shadows

Comes a Prisoner Bound in Rags


Retaliations Soft Reply

 The Boatyard Gang 

Two Characters Caught up in Shantytown

Gunter Garth

Chapter Reaching for a Novel Part 1

Chapter Reaching for a Novel Part 2