B.A. in English Literature and Secondary Education, St. Joseph’s College
M.F.A in Fiction, Fairfield University
Thomas is currently a PhD student specializing in contemporary short fiction at St. John’s University, and is a full-time English instructor at Great Neck North High School. For over 10 years, Thomas has been teaching at both the high school and university levels. His fiction, poetry, and non-fiction have been featured in Evolution, The Knotting House Review, Headlock Press, Best Poem, a special edition of Temenos, and textbooks on craft. Recently, his novel was a finalist for a book prize through New Rivers Press, and his short story was a semi-finalist for a Norman Mailer Writing Award.