Creative Writing

I've recently completed a collection of stories that focuses on the body, place, and violence in everyday lives. This project is represented by Stephanie Delman of Greenburger Assoc.


Drowning." Forge Literary Magazine (April 9, 2018). Web.

“Crossroads." Sonder Review 10 (Winter 2018): 10-11. Print.

“Only Breath." Sonder Review 10 (Winter 2018): 12. Print.

“Everything, Always, and Still Not Enough." Sonder Review 10 (Winter 2018): 13-14. Print.

“Go Hungry." Bayou Magazine 66 (Winter 2018). Print.

“Hands Off." The Penn Review 50.2 (Winter 2018). Web.

The Red City.Sycamore Review (Fall 2017). Print.

Odd Birds.Nottingham Review 9 (Fall 2017). Web.

Post Scriptum. " Literary Orphans 6.2 (Fall 2017). Web.

These Women.Minola Review 13 (Winter 2017) Web.

Why You Can't Live Right.Miracle Monacle  9 (Spring 2017). Web.

" Secondary Flightlessness.Sonder Review 6 (Winter 2017): 49-50. Print.

Seventh Grade, Winter 2005.” Pembroke Magazine 49 (March 2017): 106-07. Print.

Wild Things.” Cease, Cows. Web. (Jan 2017). Web.

A Woman's GloryFlash Fiction Online (Jan. 2017). Web.

" Marine Life.Blue Lyra Review 5.3 (Fall 2016). Web.

In the Absence of Cats.Glassworks: Flash Glass (Nov. 2016). Web.

Les Murs Se Resserrent Autour De Vous.” Flying South 3 (Summer 2016): 53-59. Print.

"It's Not about Breastfeeding." Brilliant Flash Fiction 9 (Mar. 2016). Web.

"Grace." Hot Metal Bridge 19 (Winter 2015). Web.

"The Physics of Grief." Roanoke Review 36 (Spring 2014): 11-14. Print.

"A Woman's Glory." The Los Angeles Review 11.2 (Oct. 2011): 29-30. Print.


Shape Shifting: Have Fun and Expand Your Range with a Second (or Third) Genre.The Writer  (May 2019): 30–33. Print.

Master Class: Want to Write Better? Try Teaching Others to Write.The Writer  (Dec. 2018): 32–35. Print.

Watch/words.5x5  5 (June 2017): 42-8. Web.

“Elementary Love.” Tahoma Literary Review 9 (March 2017): 104-05. Print.

“How to Write Your Life in the Second Person.” Eastern Iowa Review 2 (Summer 2016): 11-14. Print.


“Poem Beginning in Whispered Prayer.” jmww (2020). Web. Forthcoming.

“Emergency C-Section with Partial Hindsight.” Blue Mesa Review 41 (2020). Web. Forthcoming.

“White Dwarf.” Lily Poetry Review 4 (Summer 2020). Print. Forthcoming.

“Coruscant.” Quarter After Eight 25 (2019): 88. Print.

“Standing in the Garden of Myself, Barefoot.” Rivet: The Journal That Risks 15 (2018). Web.

“Poem Beginning with Scales.” Beech Street Review 3.2 (April 2018). Web.

“Poem Beginning with a Corset.” Beech Street Review 3.2 (April 2018). Web.

“Beginning at the Golden Panda.” Concis (Fall 2017). Web.

“Standing in the Pantry of Myself, Gluten-Intolerant and Jonesing for Brownies.” Summerset Review (Fall 2017). Web.

Signs Seen Driving Past a Baptist Church in Rural PA.Thin Air Magazine Web Feature (June 2017). Web.

Metamorphic.Thin Air Magazine Web Feature (June 2017). Web.

Standing in the Garden of Myself Where My Lover Misplaced a Rusting Trowel.Thin Air Magazine Web Feature (June 2017). Web.

at Mendocino.Sweet Tree Review 2.3. July 23, 2017. Web.

“In the Morning after a Storm That Takes Down Three Oaks in the Backyard." The Cape Rock 45.1 (2017): 33. Print.

Staretz.” Gravel 35 (Dec. 2016). Web.

the feminist at her ultrasound, december 2011.Yellow Chair Review 8 (Sept. 2016). Web. 

After Domestic Dispute #12.Yellow Chair Review 8 (Sept. 2016). Web. 

" Pantoum for Mother and Child." Lehigh Valley Vanguard (Dec. 2014). Web.

"On the Day James Foley is Beheaded." Lehigh Valley Vanguard (Oct. 2014). Web.

Interviews & Blog Posts

The Shackles of ‘Free’ Writing and Writing Exercises.” South 85 Journal (May 2016). Web.

Q&A with Eastern Iowa Review .” Eastern Iowa Review (May 2016). Web.

" The Physics of Fiction with Ashley Kunsa" Roanoke Review (Jan. 2015). Web. (interview)


Eastern Iowa Review Experimental Essay Prize, first place (tie), 2016

Baltimore Review's "Health" contest, finalist, 2016

Wilda Hearne Flash Fiction Contest, finalist, 2014

A Room of Her Own Foundation Orlando Prize for flash fiction, winner, 2011

Hungry Poets Prize, second place, 2010

Narrative magazine's 30 Below Contest, finalist, 2009

Academy of American Poets Leonard Steinberg Award, honorable mention, 2009