Dave Gregory spent nearly two decades working on cruise ships before he returned to Canada, married the woman he dated in high school and started writing fiction in a bay-windowed, book-lined room.

Dave is an associate editor for Exposition Review and a fiction reader for Gigantic Sequins & The Nottingham Review. He is a member of the Internet Writing Workshop and his short fiction has appeared in more than thirty-five literary journals.


Dave’s story Eighteen Dollar Shoes was nominated for a Pushcart Prize (XLIV) in 2018.

His story Hoar Frost won an honourable mention in the Canadian Authors Association/Niagara Branch Annual Short Story Contest and appears in the 2019 Anthology “Fifteen Stories High.”

Out of 5081 entrants, Dave’s story Last Jump Off the Lift Bridge earned a spot on the longlist for the 2019 Commonwealth Short Story Prize.