About Thom Brucie

Mr. Brucie teaches creative writing, American Literature, and Folklore at Brewton-Parker College of Arts & Letters. He has a BA in English from Hobart College, Phi Beta Kappa. He received an MA in English and Creative Writing from the University of Louisiana, Lafayette, where he studied with Mr. Ernest Gaines. His PhD in Creative Writing was awarded by Binghamton University, where he studied with Mr. Jack Vernon and Dr. Libby Tucker.

His fiction and poetry have appeared in a variety of literary journals. His short story collection, Still Waters , was a 2006 Georgia Author Of The Year nominee. A poetry Chapbook, "Moments Around The Campfire With A Vietnam Vet," is published by Cervena Barva Press.

He is the faculty advisor for Oracle, the student-run literary journal at Brewton-Parker. He also hosts the college's annual Young Writers Conference.  He directs the Creative Expressions Visiting Writer's Fellowship, and is also the founding editor for The Journal Of The Georgia Philological Association.


Moments Around the Campfire with a Vietnam Vet (Červená Barva Press, 2010)