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"The Most Beautiful Woman to Ever Leave Athens, Georgia"

Hypertext Magazine, Fall 2019 PURCHASE


"Plow in the Sky"

Sunspot, Fall 2019 READ


"Otherwise Intact"

Palm-Sized Press, Summer 2019 PURCHASE


"Retired Speed Freak Chopper Rider"

Darkhouse Books, forthcoming



Bacopa Literary Review, 2019 PURCHASE


"Marine Logistics Base"

little somethings press, 2019 PURCHASE

"1369 E. 56th"

Matador Review, Spring 2019 READ

"The Day After Clarence Thomas Got Sworn In"

The Esthetic Apostle, 2019 READ


"A Kind God"

Bath Flash Fiction Award, forthcoming 2019

"Still Your Mother's House"

Common Ground Review, 2019 PURCHASE

"No Lifeguard on Duty"

Nude Bruce Review, Spring 2019, Issue 9 PURCHASE

"Wedding of the Junk Dealer's Daughter"

Reed Magazine, Summer 2019, Issue 152 PURCHASE

"Your Brand of Smokes"

Arachne Press  PURCHASE

"Quarter Penny Nickel Dime Soul"


We Are All Storytellers (podcast), 2018 LISTEN

"Out of Range"

Jenny, Fall 2018, Issue 15 READ


Moria, Fall 2018, Issue 2 READ

"How Easy the Digging"

Rapid Reload, Fall 2018 READ

"Baltimore Jazz Freestyle"

FreezeRay, Fall 2018, Issue 16 READ


Anatolios Magazine, Fall 2018, Issue 2 READ

"To Curse in an Ancient Tongue"

Infinite Rust, Fall 2018 Vol. 1 Issue 1 READ

"Haute Couture"

Foglifter, Fall 2018, Vol. 3, Issue 2 PURCHASE


borrowed solace, Fall 2018, Issue 1.3 PURCHASE


Waxwing, Summer 2017, Issue XII READ

"Shrine Stories"

Descansos, Summer 2017 PURCHASE

"One More Reason Not to Sleep With People You Don't Know Very Well"

The Tishman Review, 2015, Issue 1.4 READ

"Dogfight Behind Glass"

Cowboy Jamboree, Fall 2015, Issue I READ

"Suicide by Train"

Stoneboat Literary Journal, Fall 2015, Issue I, Vol. 6

"A Demon Stalks the Land"


"One More Reason Not to Sleep With People You Don't Know Very Well"

An Unction from the Holy One, Summer 2015 PURCHASE

"Iron Horses Still Drag Me Away"

Niche (closed), Vol. 5 READ

"November, 1986"

Grey Sparrow Journal, Fall 2014, Issue 22 

"The Problem With Being Downwind For Sue Ann"

Fuck Fiction (closed), 2015

"Retired Speed Freak Chopper Rider"

Ray's Road Review (closed), Fall 2014


"The Lucky Shirt"

The Corner Club Press, Summer/Fall 2014 READ


Ray's Road Review (closed), Summer 2014