Writer, Editor, Professor
5.7.19: New Job! Accepted the Position of Assistant Professor of Creative Writing at
the University of Memphis
, Winner of the 2018 Katherine Anne Porter Prize, Judged by Dolan Morgan.
12.29.17: "SunscreeN," Honorable Mention, 2017 Barthelme Prize For Short Prose,
, Judged by Roxane Gay.
Quantum Convention & Other Stories,
"Noteworthy" at Sarabande Books.
9.28.17: "Unpresidented!" Winner of the 2017 Fairy Tale Review Award in Prose, Selected by Helen Oyeyemi.
5.30.17: "Quantum Convention," Winner of the 2017 Crazyhorse Fiction Prize, Selected by Justin Torres.
3.9.17: Featured Fiction: "Lipless" at
12.22.16: "Quantum Convention," Top-25 Finalist in
's Sept/Oct 2016 Short Story Award For new Writers
12.8.16: Finalist for
's 2017 Kathy Fish fellowship
12.6.16: "The Keener," A Finalist in
's 2016 Fiction Prize
12.1.16: "Lipless" nominated by
for a Pushcart Prize
11.16.16: "Head Over Knees," Performed by Robert Sean Leonard, Airs on Selected Shorts: "FateFul Encounters"
Not Nobody, Not Nohow,
A Finalist at stillhouse press
Not Nobody, Not Nohow
, A Semi-Finalist at Stillhouse Press
8.1.16: "The Keener," A Semi-Finalist in
's Raymond Carver Short Story Contest
6.22.16: "Girls," Honorable Mention in
's March/April Very Short Fiction Contest
4.23.16: "Merlin Lives Next Door," Top-25 Finalist in
's January/February Short Story Award for New Writers
11.24.15: "Night Thieves," Honorable Mention in Glimmer Train's September Family Matters Contest