Bari Lynn Hein’s stories are published in dozens of journals across eleven countries, among them The Saturday Evening PostCALYX, Mslexia, Literary Mama3Elements ReviewThe Ilanot Review, Jewish FictionModern Literaturedecomp, The Wild Word, Samjoko, Spank the Carp, and Bosphorus Review of Books, as well as three anthologies. Her work has placed in the finals of several national and international awards. She won first place in the 2024 Bethesda Short Story Contest for an adapted excerpt of her novel-in-progress, THEY DID(N’T) DANCE.

She’s happy to be working with her agent, Elizabeth Trupin-Pulli, of JET Literary Associates, Inc.

Bari reads flash fiction for Fractured Lit. She’s a wife–of painter Gregory Hein–mother, feminist, cockeyed optimist, amateur genealogist, art lover, music lover, and former bakery manager who still loves to bake… all of which factor into her writing.

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