There are several notable Eric Rasmussens out there - a professional baseball player, a Shakespeare scholar, an MMA fighter, a Bay area reporter (not clear on which Bay), a hockey player, and many more. This Eric Rasmussen is a fiction author, editor, and high school English teacher. Thanks for visiting.
Finalist, 2019 Puerto del Sol Prose & Poetry Contest, for “Fire Escape”
Finalist, 2018 Arkansas International's Emerging Writer's Prize, for "The Last of the Water"
Finalist, 2017 Gulf Stream Summer Fiction Contest, for "Another Time It Rained"
Pushcart Prize Nomination from Black Fox Literary for "The Next One After the Last One"
“Chaperone” in Stoneboat (9.2, Spring 2019)
"Borrowed Cars" in South Carolina Review (50.2, Spring 2018)
"Prices So Low, They're a Steal" in Chariton Review (39.1, Spring 2016)