Portfolio

I write fiction, poetry, literary essays, and creative nonfiction. I’m a lifelong resident of the Cascadian bioregion with an MFA in Creative Writing from Goddard College. (Visit my LinkedIn profile for info about my technical writing and editorial work.)

Awards

Finalist, 2016 Calvino Prize, University of Louisville. For “Axis Viridian,” selections from an experimental fiction collection that’s part travelogue, part magical realism, and part homage to Italo Calvino and the Pacific Northwest.

Publications

The Bee Charmer.” The Coachella Review, Summer 2016 (web).

The Coming of the Horses.” Elohi Gadugi Journal, Fall 2015 (web).

“Dreams Deferred: The Stories of Vladimir Nabokov.” The Pitkin Review, Fall 2014, pp. 63-67 (print).

Flood, Fire, Mountain.” Writers Resist, Dec. 8, 2016 (web).

‘Hadriana in All My Dreams’ is a Sensuous Zombie Feast.” Book review for Pif Magazine, June 2017 (web).

Holes.” Section 8 Magazine, Aug. 26, 2015 (web).

“In Somnium.” Section 8 Magazine, Issue #33, pp. 16-19 (print).

“The Journey of Lonely Heart.” Mount Island Magazine, No. 3, pp. 21-22  (print).

Lawrencium.” Longshot Island, August 20, 2018 (web).

“Mount Rainier.” Vine Leaves Literary Journal, Issue #17, May 2016, p. 40 (print).

“Philip K. Dick and China Mieville – Dancing in Dual Realities.” The Pitkin Review, Spring 2014, pp. 23-29 (print).

Photosynthesis.” Poetry on Buses, a public art collection sponsored by 4Culture, the cultural funding agency for King County, Washington. June 3, 2017, (web).

“Polymorph.” DEF CON 25 Short Story Contest. Conference media distribution, July 2017.

“Skydiver.” The Pitkin Review, Spring 2014, pp. 39-46 (print).

“The Solitude of Fruit.” The Conium Review, Vol. 5, Dec. 2016, pp. 11-18 (print).

“The Tribulations of James the Second.” Cinderella Reimagined: An Anthology of Cinderella Retellings, Dec. 2017, pp. 35-41 (print).