Tim Weed

About me

Tim Weed is the author of WILL POOLE’S ISLAND (Namelos 2014). His short fiction has appeared in Colorado Review, Gulf Coast, Sixfold, and many other journals and anthologies. He is the winner of a Writer’s Digest Popular Fiction Award and a Best Travel Writing Solas Award, and his collected stories have been shortlisted for the New Rivers Press Many Voices Project, the Autumn House Fiction Prize, and the Lewis-Clark Press Discovery Award. Based in Vermont and Nantucket, Tim is a lecturer in the MFA Writing program at Western Connecticut State University and a featured expert for National Geographic Expeditions in Cuba, Spain, and Patagonia. WILL POOLE’S ISLAND is Tim’s first novel.

From my website

Launch Party!

Very excited for the big Will Poole’s Island launch party at 5PM this Sunday evening, September 7, at Next Stage in Putney, Vermont! We’ll have wine and cheese, good conversation, a brief reading, a book signing, and a brief multi-media presentation that will include a showing of Ben Shumlin’s wonderful trailer on the large…

Will Poole’s Island featured in Nantucket’s Prizewinning Newspaper

Very pleased to note than an article about Will Poole’s Island appeared today in Nantucket’s prizewinning paper, The Inquirer and Mirror. I met with the I & M’s wonderful Kimberly Nolan when I was on the island last week. Kim is an organic farmer in addition to being a reporter. We discussed the research…

Will Poole’s Island officially launched

I am delighted to announce that today, August 15, 2014, marks the official release date of my debut novel, Will Poole’s Island. The book is now available for purchase from Amazon, Powell’s, Barnes & Noble, Books A Million, Indiebound, Nantucket Book Partners, or your own local bookstore! You can read all about Will…

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