About Matthew Pitt

Matthew Pitt teaches creative writing at TCU in Fort Worth, and is author of the short story collection Attention Please Now, winner of the Autumn House Prize. Matthew Pitt teaches creative writing at TCU in Fort Worth, and is author of Attention Please Now, winner of the Autumn House Fiction Prize. Recent fiction appears or is forthcoming in Conjunctions, Epoch, BOMB, Oxford American, and the anthology Writing Texas, and is cited in Best American Short Stories 2012.

Ugly American Understudies

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“So he and Tish would have to use strange cameras and mascara for a week. So what? After all, the swapped suitcase slip-up had quickly made them the center of their tour group’s sympathy.” By Matthew Pitt

Frequent Fliers

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“Folks, this is your captain. Kindly take your seats. I illuminated that fasten seat-belt sign. In a few minutes, me and my girl will be shaking us out some rough old turbulence.” By Matthew Pitt