Charles Deemer

Charles Deemer is the editor of Oregon Literary Review and the artistic director of Small Screen Video. His book Seven Plays was a finalist for the Oregon Book Award. His novel Dead Body In A Small Room was a finalist for Foreword Magazine's Mystery of the Year award. Three of his stories were selected to the Roll of Honor in Best American Short Stories. His play "Famililly" won the 1997 Crossing Borders international new play competition. His other books include Kerouac's Scroll (novel), Love At Ground Zero (novel), Movies They Should Have Made (screenplays), The Man who shot Elvis and Other Stories, Seattle Sonnets, and In My Old Age (poems). Deemer recently began making digital films. His DVDs include Three Digital Short Films, Deconstructing Sally, and The Farewell Wake. Deemer teaches screen writing at Portland State University.



Having Coffee With An Old Girlfriend

In My Old Age

Sometimes I Awake