Words

SELECTED POETRY

+ “Cuts,” forthcoming in Citron Review
+ “Falling Is the Deadest Thing,” forthcoming in Citron Review
+ “Sheena Is a Punk Rocker,” forthcoming in Lost Pilots
+ “Disguise,” Freedom-Rapture, Black Bough Poetry
+ “Ghazal for a Dispirited Place,” Small Orange
+ “Sing Away, My Sister,” JMWW Journal
+ “Lesson Plan,” Humans in the Wild: Reactions to a Gun-Loving Country
+ “Consequences in Water,” Birdcoat Quarterly
+ “If only I could choose my own country,” Stonecoast Review
+ “Every Body Has Ghosts,” Luna Luna Magazine
+ “’RSVP’ Is the Collective Noun for Snowy Egrets,” Split Rock Review
+ “Ghost Light,”` Burrow Press Review
+ “Mother Courage,” Kissing Dynamite
+ “In the Middle of Nowhere,” Crab Fat Magazine
+ Dark Knots,Rogue Agent Journal 
+ “The loon wails this morning,” Half Mystic Journal
+ “The Lives I Save Are Never My Own,Coal Hill Review
+ “At the Edge of a Stand of Trees by Moonlight,” Occulum
+ Chyrons Run Through My Head,5th Wall
+ “Depending on the Horizon,” Unbroken Journal
+ “Drought,” Barren Magazine
+ “Lopsided,” petrichor: A Journal of Text & Image
+ “More’s the Pity,” “Cocoon,” and “Deep Wax,” Anti-Heroin Chic
+ “Reckoning,” Into the Void
+ “A Slip Jig and Reel in Cut-Time,” Shenandoah
+ “Inaugural Poem, January 20, 2001,” Crab Orchard Review

SELECTED PROSE

+ “and Mister George Eastman once told me to embrace light, admire it, love it,” Hypertext Review Magazine
+ “Lookers,” Hypertext Review Magazine
+ “Unrhymed Sonnet Constructed with American Sentences,” Crack the Spine
+ “Love Is a Graveyard for the Lonely,” Occulum
+ “Making It,” Okay Donkey
+ “Poppies,” Riggwelter
+ “Last Days of Men,” Phoebe: A Journal of Literature and Art
+ “Heretic,” Tahoma Literary Review
+ “Reservoir,” Atticus Review
+ “The World Will Blow,” Unbroken Journal
+ “Certain Smile,” Barren Magazine
+ “Cherry Bomb,” TSS Publishing  ​
+ “Four Out of Five Dentists Agree,” Ellipsis Zine, Four: The Whisper Place
+ “Flag Guy,” Iron Horse Literary Review, Newsflash
+ “Routine Cleaning,” Heavy Feather Review
+ “His Favorites,” Bull & Cross
+ “Come to Me,” TANK Magazine 
+ “How Can You Title Longing?” The Louisville Review
+ “It’s Not Your Hat,” Vestal Review
+ “Arm, Clean Off,” Glimmer Train

IN ANTHOLOGY

+ “I’ll Go Now,” Descansos: Words from the Wayside, Darkhouse Books
+ “Arm, Clean Off,” Flash Fiction International: Very Short Stories from Around the World, W. W. Norton

SELECTED AWARDS, HONORS AND POSITIONS

+ Prose Poetry Editor, Pithead Chapel
+ Assistant Fiction Editor, Pithead Chapel
+ Moon City Press Short Fiction Book Award
Wigleaf’s Top 50 Very Short Fictions
+ The Lascaux Book Prize, Finalist
+ Porter Fleming Award in Fiction
+ Porter Fleming Award in Poetry
+ Kentuckiana Award in Poetry
+ Rate My Professors: 20 Top American College Professors


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