Timothy O'Leary

A refugee from the advertising world, Timothy O'Leary was a finalist for the 2015 Mississippi Review fiction award, and his work has been published or is forthcoming in Lost River Review, Fabula Argenta, Talking River, Mulberry Fork Review, Eunoia Review, and the anthology And All Our Yesterdays. He received his MFA from Pacific University, and resides outside of Portland, OR.

Short stories by Timothy O'Leary

Illustration for Timothy O'Leary's 'Midnight Elvis' by Alberto Pessoa

Midnight Elvis

During the day my father had the appetite of an elderly woman. A single poached egg and a bit of dry toast for breakfast. Lunch, a sliced tomato with a dollop of tuna fish. Later, a monk’s di…