Creative Writing

Creative Writing Awards

And Nobody Died That Day,” first prize winner of Memoir Magazine’s Essay Contest. 2018.

“The Garden,” (excerpt from my novel in progress, NEVER SHRIEK WHEN YOU STEP INTO THE OCEAN), shortlisted for RopeWalk Press Editor’s Fiction Chapbook Prize. 2015.

“Winter on the Island,” finalist for RopeWalk Press short-short fiction prize. 2014.

Excerpt from NEVER SHRIEK semifinalist in Summer Literary Seminars’ Unified Literary Contest. 2010.


Fiction Publications

The Eclipse,” novel excerpt, Agave Magazine.

“Inside the Melee,” novel excerpt, The Nassau Review.

“Winter on the Island” short fiction, Extract(s).

“Adam and Eve in the Blue Lagoon,” short fiction, Opium Magazine.

Jules of the Red Lips,” short fiction, SNReview.


Poetry Publications

“By the Sea,” poem, Penhead Press.

“Lie Next to Me,” poem, Penhead Press.

Ode to Conversions” poem, Stymie Magazine.

“They Almost Asked Us Back,” poem, Iris.