Rhonda Browning White resides near Daytona Beach, FL. She is the winner of The 2019 Press 53 Award for Short Fiction for her short-story collection The Lightness of Water & Other Stories, a finalist in the Eric Hoffer Book Awards. Four of the stories are nominated for 2021 Pushcart Prizes. Her collection is now available at www.Press53.com, Amazon, Target.com, and independent bookstores near you!
Rhonda’s work appears in Entropy, Prime Number Magazine, Pine Mountain Sand & Gravel, Qu Literary Journal, Hospital Drive, HeartWood Literary Review, Bellevue Literary Review, Steel Toe Review, Ploughshares Writing Lessons, Tiny Text, New Pages, South85 Journal, The Skinny Poetry Journal, WV Executive, Mountain Echoes, Gambit, Justus Roux, Bluestone Review, and in the anthologies Ice Cream Secrets, Appalachia’s Last Stand, and Mountain Voices. Four of her short stories from The Lightness of Water & Other Stories are nominated for 2021 Pushcart Prizes. Her blog “Read. Write. Live!” is found at www.RhondaBrowningWhite.com.
She has an MFA in Creative Writing from Converse College in Spartanburg, SC and was awarded the Sterling Watson Fellowship from Eckerd College’s Writers in Paradise. She is currently at work on her first novel.