Damian Dressick

Damian Dressick lives and writes in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. So far this year his fiction has appeared in McSweeney’s Internet Tendency, Vestal Review, Flashquake, 3711 Atlantic and other literary journals. He has fiction upcoming this fall in The Worcester Review, The Kennesaw Review, Word Riot, Storyglossia, Ghoti, and Contrary Magazine. He holds an MFA from the University of Pittsburgh and has recently completed his first novel. He teaches creative writing at Robert Morris University and at the University of Pittsburgh through the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute. With the poet Terrance Hayes, he coordinates Pittsburgh’s UPWords reading series. He can be reached at justdamian [at] gmail.com.

Damian Dressick’s “If I Could Only Tell You One Story” appears in Caketrain Issue 05.

Caketrain is a literary journal and press based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Our interest is in bringing you, reader, the very best in contemporary creative writing, full stop. Our goals are for each issue of our journal to submerge you in a birthing tank for gelatinous language monsters, young masses of tentacular foci undulating as directed (in all, at once) by our eclectic stable of contributors; for each new book we publish to seduce and ensnare you, sometimes intangibly, always undeniably; and for you, reader, to be able to draw at least one passage from our banks that prods your mind with such precision and power that it feels as if it was written for your eyes alone. To wit and to whet, here is a snippet, a slight nip of our delicious lit mix:

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