The Literary Game is a website operated by Alfonso Colasuonno. The Literary Game offers in-depth book reviews and an assortment of blog posts all about the triumphs and travails of breaking into the literary game.
Aside from operating The Literary Game, Alfonso devotes much of his time to writing screenplays, short fiction, and poetry. He graduated with a BA in Creative Writing from Beloit College. When he’s not writing or reading, Alfonso enjoys playing basketball, baseball, guitar, and retro video games, listening to punk rock music, practicing Reiki, and studying metaphysics.
Alfonso has published his short fiction with The Milo Review, Pretty Owl Poetry, Beautiful Losers, Horror Sleaze Trash, Postcard Shorts, Farther Stars Than These, and Spexy and He Knows It. His poetry has appeared in Beautiful Losers, Citizens for Decent Literature, Rusty Truck, Zygote in My Coffee, Zombie Logic Review, ppigpenn, I am not a silent poet, Horror Sleaze Trash, Eunoia Review, The Galway Review, Soul Fountain, Record Magazine, Dead Snakes, Bone Orchard Poetry, Randomly Accessed Poetics, Gutter Eloquence Magazine, Winamop, Pink Litter, In Between Hangovers, Fuck Art, Let’s Dance, Yellow Mama, Quail Bell Magazine, The Camel Saloon, Visceral Uterus, Vintage Poetry, and O Sweet Flowery Roses. His first book, The Book of the Magical Mythical Unicorn, co-written with Vakasha Brenman, is forthcoming from John Hunt Publishing.