Published Work




Short Stories


Pre-Cana, in Potomac Review, Issue 55, Fall 2014.

Beating the House, in Revolution House, Volume 4.1, May 2014.

Which Steals Men's Eyes, in Gulf Stream, Issue 11, April 2014.

The Outfielders, in Washington Square Review, Winter/Spring 2014.

We Raised Them, in Kenyon Review Online, Fall 2013.

Liars, in Philadelphia Stories, Summer 2013.

Things Better Left Unsaid, in The Summerset Review, Winter 2013, nominated for the Pushcart Prize.

Chasing Papers, in Rathalla Review, Fall 2012.

Selections, in Valparaiso Fiction Review, Winter 2012

On Engagement, in Prick of the Spindle, Issue 5.4, January 2012.

In the Sunday School, in Solstice, Fall/Winter 2011.

Flyaway Dreams, in JMWW, 2008 Spring Issue, reprinted in jmww Anthology III, shortlisted for the storySouth Million Writers Award.

Catch and Release, in Reflection's Edge, March 2007.

Thor, in espresso Fiction, November 14, 2006.




Very Short Fiction


Mother's Day, in Vine Leaves Literary Journal, Issue 15, July 2015, selected for the anthology Best of Vine Leaves Literary Journal 2015.

Legacy, in Boston Literary Magazine, Summer 2013.

Lip Gloss, in The Citron Review, Spring 2012.

Duet for Beginners, in LITnIMAGE, Winter 2012, longlisted for the Wigleaf Top 50 (Very) Short Fictions of 2013.

Meanwhile, in decomP, January 2012.

Leaves, in Prime Number Magazine, Issue 13.7, December 2011.

Alone, in the anthology Sudden Flash Youth (Persea Books, December 2011).

The Hole He Left Behind, in Flash Fiction Chronicles, along with a brief interview.

Bluebeard's Key, in The Medulla Review, Volume 3, Number 1, November 2011.

Descent, in Flash Fiction Online, May 2009.

On Being Alone (Faith's Story), in flashquake as an Editor's Pick, 2007-2008 Winter Issue.

On Being Alone (Derek's Story), in Vestal Review, Web Issue 31 (November 2007), Print Issue 31 (Winter 2008), nominated for the Pushcart Prize.



Bits and Pieces



Freedom in Small Spaces, a craft essay on writing flash fiction, in The Tishman Review.

My list of Five Flowers for the Aspiring Writer appeared on the Matter Press blog.