Writing

Fiction

“Business Enough.” Knee-Jerk (forthcoming): online.

“Parts We Can Live Without.” Arroyo Literary Review: print.

“Glow.” Arroyo Literary Review: print.

“When the Cottonmouths Come to Feed.” Cream City Review: print.

An Impromptu Lesson on Black Holes.” The Indianola Review: online.

Accomplice or Hostage.” Jellyfish Review: online. (nominated for Pushcart Prize)

What We Expect to See.” Paper Darts: online.

The Scream Queen Is Bored.” Flash Flash Click: online.

“Winkelsucher.” Storm Cellar: print.

Feng Shui. Bodega: online.

Tobe’s Baby.Jellyfish Review: online.

Tina’s Herculean Labor.” Broad!: online.

Hail Satan.” Hermeneutic Chaos: online.

Galactagogues.” Necessary Fiction: online.

Phainopepla.” Cease, Cows: online. (nominated for Pushcart Prize)

Stories People Tell.” Superstition Review: online.

Pam’s Head.” The Journal of Compressed Creative Arts: online.

“Rattlesnake Roundup.” Moon City Review: print. (nominated for Pushcart Prize)

Lessons.” Cleaver Magazine: online.

“Virgins.” Arroyo Literary Review: print. (nominated for Pushcart Prize)

Three Ways to Eat Quince.” Word Riot: online.

If You Were a Serial Killer.” The Adroit Journal: online.

Prologue.” Gravel: online.

Key Concepts in Ecology.” The Common: print and online.

Like Pulling Teeth.” Necessary Fiction: online.

Unit 7: Exploring Fossils.” Synaesthesia Magazine: online. (nominated for Pushcart Prize)

Sex Ed.Bird’s Thumb: online. (nominated for Pushcart Prize)

Atoms.” Hobart: online.

Of All the Animals in the Aquarium.” SmokeLong Quarterly: online.

Kinetic Theory.” Fiction Southeast: online.

Transactions.” Fiction Southeast: online.

Cinema Verite.” Sixfold: online. (winner of Sixfold Fiction Prize)

The Nature of Light.” Blue Lake Review: online.

Alien Eye.” The Nervous Breakdown: online.

“How Many Ways Can You Die on a Bus?” Slower Traffic Keep Right, a Main Street Rag Publishing short fiction anthology: print. (winner of Main Street Rag Fiction Prize)

“Ventriloquy.” Pebble Lake Review: print.

“Dear Chester.” Faultline: print.

“If My Mother Was the Final Girl.” Gulf Coast: print. (winner of Gulf Coast Fiction Prize)

 

Selected Nonfiction, Interviews, etc.

Deborah Kalb interviewed me for her Book Q&As Blog.

I wrote a blog post for Write Here, Write Now at Bird’s Thumb.

I interviewed Melissa Scholes Young for SmokeLong Quarterly.

Shane Stricker interviewed me at SmokeLong Quarterly.

I wrote an essay for Fiction Southeast‘s Why I Write series.