Sam Dunnington

Sam Dunnington is a writer from Seattle, living in Philadelphia. In previous lives he’s managed film festivals and worked at museums, and he maintains a deep love of movies and regional history. His writing appears at Hidden City and Billy Penn. He is currently at work on a book of short stories.

Stories By Sam Dunnington

Confessions of a Professional Fake Shopper

When desperate storeowners want to convince passersby to stop in, they hire fun, happy people to pose as shoppers. They’re actually out-of-work actors, retirees, and me.