Will Dean

Will Dean lives in Philadelphia, PA, and works as a librarian at Temple University. Despite previously working for several years as a journalist and editor, he still enjoys writing.

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Short Fiction


We called it ‘frosting’, because the ice crystals looked like a dusting of confectioner’s sugar. Not what frosting actually is, or how it looks when you squeeze it out of the tube, but one kid ... [+]

Finalist - Jury Short Fiction Contest 2020 - Short Story
Short Fiction


My mother is a worrier, and my father doesn't say much. Sometimes I worry that I am too similar to them, but I rarely talk about it.
In elementary school there was a poster on the wall that read ... [+]

Qualified Short Fiction Contest 2019 - Short Story