Craig Planting

Craig Planting is a writer who lives in Minneapolis with his wife and two young children. Besides publishing short stories and poems he has written about the Twin Cities’ music scene which is one of the best local music scenes in the country. Craig is currently writing his first novel, entitled Another Lost Weekend.

Bibliography

Short Fiction:

  • Planting, Craig. “The Kitchen Table.” The Sun Oct. 2002: 38. Print.
  • Planting, Craig. “On a Night Too Cold for Snow.” The Minneapolis Observer Jan. 2005: 10-11. Print.
  • Planting, Craig. “Slim” received an honorary mention in the Dylan Days Creative Writing Contest, 2007 (Self-Published by Snake Gilmore Press, 2008).
  • Planting, Craig. “Day ShiftTalkin’ Blues May 2008: 15-18. Print.
  • Planting, Craig. “Telling Him.” The Sun Oct. 2010: 28-30. Print.
  • Planting, Craig. “Boys and Girls.” Finalist in the B.J. Rolfzen Creative Writing Contest, 2012

Poems:

  • Planting, Craig. “Across Lake of the Isles.” The Weekly Alibi Albuquerque Feb. 11, 1999: 29. Print.
  • Planting, Craig. “To the Ghosts of Lakewood.” The Southwest Journal Minneapolis April 11, 2011: Focus B9. Print.
  • Planting, Craig. “Radiant Child (for Eric).” The Southwest Journal Minneapolis Nov. 8, 2011: Focus B13. Print.
  • Planting, Craig. “A Brief Defense of Our Cold Land.” The Southwest Journal Minneapolis March 30, 2013: Focus B6. Print.
  • Planting, Craig. “The Catskills vs. the Future.” The Southwest Journal Minneapolis Sept. 29, 2013: Focus B6. Print.
  • Planting, Craig. “The Six Short Months of Last Winter.” The Southwest Journal Minneapolis Dec. 4-17, 2014: Focus B17. Print.
  • Planting, Craig. “Ideal Corners: A Song for Nye’s.” The Southwest Journal Minneapolis April 9-22, 2015: Focus B13. Print.
  • Planting, Craig. “Good Sleeping Weather.” The Southwest Journal Minneapolis September 10-23, 2015: Focus B13. Print.
  • Planting, Craig. “Across Lake of the Isles.” The Southwest Journal Minneapolis December 3-16, 2015: Focus B17. Print.
  • Planting, Craig. “26th and Bloomington.” The Southwest Journal Minneapolis June 16-29, 2016: Focus B12. Print.

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