Tom Gotsill is a Cape Cod writer and educator. Welcome to his website.  Tom’s essay collection, as well as his past op-eds  from the Cape Cod Times, can be found under the banner Columns and Essays.


Most of Tom’s pieces illustrate his interest in the preservation and advancement of Enlightenment ideals – reason, science, philosophy, freethought, the protection of civil and human rights, education and civil democracy.



Tom is a member of the Dramatists Guild of America and is an active playwright. He is a repeat-winner of the Jeremiah Kaplan Award for New Plays presented by Eventide Theatre Company, Cape Cod: To Be in the Game (2011) and Colonel of Reason (2018). You can contact Tom at tomgotsill@yahoo.com.


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