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Vinnie Wilhelm

Vinnie Wilhelm’s fiction has appeared in the Harvard Review, Southern Review, Glimmer Train Stories, and elsewhere. He currently lives in Philadelphia.


Fauntleroy’s Ghost

Winter 2009 | Fiction

Stucky was not a screenwriter by trade, but the market for historical fiction was poor and it seemed incredible that no one had ever made a biopic about Trotsky. Trotsky was the perfect Hollywood subject. History had conspired to preserve his innocence. Not uniformly, of course—he had commanded the Red Army in the Civil War, and declined to flinch from the harsh realities of command.