Nebraska Authors

Tom Ukinski

AKA: Thomas A. Ukinski

Born 1949 Tomahawk, WI (USA)

Thomas Ukinski is a Nebraska Department of Labor Attorney who also writes. He traveled from Montreal, Canada to Mexico City as a street mime and itinerant actor. Ukinski is a member of the Baha'i Faith, which he describes as a "strong influence in my writing."

Places Lived

Lincoln, NE
Omaha, NE
Boston, MA
Garrison, IA
Chicago, IL
Willmette, IL
Beaumont, TX
Providence, RI

Author Of

  • Fiction
  • Music and Audio
  • Play/Screenplay
  • Poetry


Fiction; Poetry; Screenplay; Music


Bachelor of Arts Degree in Philosophy, Loyola University, Chicago, IL
Juris Doctor, Creighton School of Law, Omaha, NE


Stand-up Comic
Radio Announcer
Mail Carrier
Chimney Sweep

Places Worked

Nebraska Department of Labor


Am Jur Award, Labor Law, 1985 (highest grade in his class)


Last Job on Earth. 1996.
Divine Play: An Epic with Commercials. 2012.

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