Henry Alley published three short stories in Cobalt Review: “The Back of My Mind,” “My Nick” (special issue on baseball), and “The Burning House”. In addition, St. Sebastian Review published his story “The Holy Family”; Chelsea Station Magazine, “Children of Mars”; and Stone Table Review, “Cathedral Ruins.” The fiction piece “Ashland” appeared in Bay Laurel Journal and “The World Was All Before Us” in Cedilla. “Girl on Ice” and “Family Matters” were finalists in Glimmer Train Magazine competitions. A number of these stories may be read by going onto his Wikipedia page.
His story, “Yard Sale,” won First Prize in the Gertrude Press Short Story Contest, a competition in conjunction with Ooligan Press’s 2015 Write to Publish Conference in Portland. This January, he read a portion of the winning story at the event.