Caitlin Hamilton Summie

Biography

Caitlin Hamilton Summie earned an MFA with Distinction from Colorado State University, and her short stories have been published in Beloit Fiction Journal, Wisconsin Review, Puerto del Sol, Mud Season Review, and Long Story, Short. She spent many years in Massachusetts, Minnesota, and Colorado before settling with her family in Knoxville, Tennessee. She co-owns the book marketing firm, Caitlin Hamilton Marketing & Publicity, founded in 2003.

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Books

Geographies of the Heart
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 82,410. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2022 by Fomite. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Sarah Macmillan always puts her family first, but as she ages, she can’t quite stretch her arms wide enough to hold on to everyone: her career-minded and inattentive younger sister, Glennie; their grandparents, who are slowly fading; or the late-in-life pregnancy Sarah desperately wanted. But it’s her tumultuous relationship with Glennie that gives Sarah the greatest worry.
To Lay To Rest Our Ghosts
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,520. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2017 by Fomite. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In these ten elegantly written short stories, Caitlin Hamilton Summie takes readers from WWII Kansas City to the quiet of rural Minnesota and to its pulsing Twin Cities, each time navigating the geography of tender hearts, loss, and family bonds. Deeply moving and memorable, To Lay To Rest Our Ghosts examines the importance of family, the need for home, and the hope of reconciliation.

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