Writing

Fiction

AGNI – “An Angel on Stilts” (Issue 85) (excerpt)

Tennessee Williams/New Orleans Literary Festival – “These Words I Unlearned” (forthcoming)

The Blueshift Journal – Bionic

Shenandoah – “Lilith in God’s Hands” (forthcoming)

Kenyon Review – Black Harness

Glimmer Train – “Even Angels Are Astonished – Fiction Open first place

American Short Fiction – The Solidarity of Fat Girls” – Interview, Rec

The Georgia ReviewOsmium Schwartz On Her Back” 

Boulevard – The Disappearance of J. Frank Donaldson” – Emerging Writers winner (Review)

Mississippi Review – Marguerite” (Fiction contest winner)

Crazyhorse – “The Laws that Divide the Day in Two” 

Amazon Day One – Rikki Freeman, Grade Six” 

Michigan Quarterly Review – We Can Practice Starts  – Lawrence Foundation prize

Chicago Tribune – Printers Row – Trivia Night” 

Slice – “Sampson Grows His Hair

Cosmonauts Avenue- Courage”  

The Normal School – The Short Eternity”  

Moment Magazine – Karma Short Fiction Contest 2014 – Lead Apron”  

Lilith Magazine – “Recounting” 

Five Chapters – “Snow in Baghdad”  (Pushcart Prize nominee)

Tin House – “Jonah and the Whale” 

Alaska Quarterly Review – Farewell, Mr. Stanford”  

DIAGRAM – Prophetess”  (Review)

Cease, Cows – “Epistles

Hobart – What To Do with the Pain in Your Chest  (more)

Esquire Accounting (Short short story contest finalist. Featured in The Esquire Four: Four Voices for a New Era of Fiction ebook)

J Journal: New Writing on Justice – “The Woman Next Door (Pushcart nominee)

The Los Angeles Review 14– “Origin Stories”

The Carolina Quarterly 61.2 – Lift” 

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Essays

Glimmer Train Bulletin – “The Ability to Desire a Thousand” – On the place for light in fiction

Glimmer Train Bulletin – “Narrative Arc in the Novel” 

The Los Angeles Review of Books – “Love and Loneliness: Adult Authors of Y.A. and Children’s Literature

Salon

xoJane – on Ygritte in Game of Thrones

Harvard Divinity Bulletin – on Sacred Storytelling

Baltimore Fishbowl – “Hailing a Cab in Baltimore

Holland & Knight Holocaust Remembrance ProjectI Did Not Cry (Grand Prize)

Book Wish Foundation essay contest for Darfur – “‘Nell’: Life-Sustaining Storytelling” (Winner)

Yale Daily News Alum guest column-How to Talk About It

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Other Genres

Modern Love podcast – “The Wait”

Baltimore Playwrights Festival – The Patron Saint of Jellybeans (Full length. Public staged reading)

 Yale Playwrights Festival – The Patron Saint of Jellybeans (One-act. Public staged reading)

Connecticut River Review – “Moonshine” (CT Poetry Award, First place)