Writer | Editor | Professor | Driver

JOSHUA DEWAIN FOSTER is a working writer based in Houston, Texas. Originally, he's from the potato country of southeastern idaho.

His stories and essays have been nominated [Best of the Web, the Pushcart Prize, Best American Essays, ETc], published [DIAGRAM, Tin House, Fugue, South Loop Review, etc], and decorated [Inprint Donald Barthelme Prize in Fiction and Nonfiction, Idaho Commission on the Arts, Wallace Stegner Fellowship, ETC]. He's currently working on a novel, and a book of collected shorts. Select his Writer Page to read his latest publications.

He is the Online Fiction Editor for Gulf Coast: a Journal of Literature & Fine Arts, and affiliated with the online magazines A Journal of the Built + Natural Environments  and DIAGRAM. Select his Editor page to link to these excellent publications.

He is a creative educator who has taught at many universities and studied with prize-winning writers thinkers academics colleagues at | University of Houston | Stanford University | University of Arizona | BYU-ID | Universidad de Guadalajara | Ricks College | Rigby High School | The Farm . Check his educator page if interested in taking a workshop.

Josh posts readings & event dates, upcoming classes, and recommended reads on social media. follow for the latest,