Terry Sanville

Terry Sanville is a writer living in San Luis Obispo, California. Since 2005 his short stories have been accepted by more than 180 literary and commercial journals, magazines, and anthologies including the Picayune Literary Review, Birmingham Arts Journal, Shenandoah, and The MacGuffin. He was nominated for a Pushcart Prize for his story “The Sweeper.” He is a retired urban planner and an accomplished jazz and blues guitarist who once played with a symphony orchestra backing up jazz legend George Shearing.

Posts by Terry Sanville


BRIAN OPENED the newspaper and stared at the lead story, then spilled his morning coffee across the table. He swore loudly. His wife called... Read More

The Cyclist

Dale glanced down at his legs as they spun the pedals of his aluminum road bike. Tiny beads of frost clung to the dark... Read More