About Dennis Maulsby
Main Genre: Science Fiction/Fantasy
Additional Genre(s): Short Stories, Poetry
Dennis Maulsby is a retired bank president living in Ames, Iowa. His poems and short stories have appeared in The North American Review, Mainstreet Rag, The Hawai’i Pacific Review, The Briarcliff Review (Pushcart nomination), and on National Public Radio’s Themes & Variations. His Vietnam War poetry book, Remembering Willie, won silver medal book awards from two national veterans’ organizations. His second book of poetry, Frissons, a collection of haiku and senryu was published in 2012. Some of the poems in this book have been set to classical music and may be heard at his website: www.dennismaulsby.com.
Prolific Press released a third book of poetry, Near Death/Near Life, in 2015. The book has since received a gold medal award from the Military Writers Society of America, was named a winner-finalist in the USA Book News contest, and nominated for the da Vinci Eye Award for cover art.
His latest book of linked short stories, Free Fire Zone, was released by Prolific Press in November 2016. It achieved a finalist designation in the International Book Awards contest. Reviewed in 2017 by the Military Writers Society of America, the book received a silver medal award. Maulsby is a past president (2012 – 2014) of the Iowa Poetry Association.
As of November 2017, sixty-seven of his poems have been individually published in various journals, forty percent of which have won awards, ranging from honorable mentions to first place. Out of ten short stories published, five have won awards. Out of six books published, four have won awards.
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Dennis Maulsby also writes short stories and poetry.
Dennis Maulsby will be at #OtherWorlds18. Join us for this free #booksigning event on July 21st! Click To Tweet
About Imagine Other Worlds with Authors
Imagine Other Worlds with Authors (I.O.W.A.), a multi-author, multi-genre book signing event, is the brainchild author Aaron Bunce, a member of Writers Anonymous, a group of word addicts from the Cedar Rapids Metro area and beyond. Our first event was held in 2016 at Lindale Mall in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
Join us at this year’s event on Saturday, July 21, 2018 at the Marion Columbus Club at 5650 Kacena Avenue in Marion, Iowa from 10 AM to 3 PM. The event is free and open to the public.