storySouth, Dash, Verdad, Mississippi Review, Dash, Ballyhoo Stories, First, American Literary Review, Potomac Review, Parting Gifts, Village Rambler, WV Magazine, the Washington College Review, Short Fiction by Women, Snake Nation Press, the Washington Review.
Short Story and Poetry Anthologies:
Neighbors, Show Us Your Papers, Boom Project, Walking the Edge: A Southern Gothic Anthology, Dorothy Allison, editor, 2016-Editor’s Pick (Twisted Road Publications); 2016 Fish Anthology, (Fish Publishing, Cork, Ireland); We Go On: Charity Anthology for Veterans, 2015; Double Lives, Wising Up Press; Gravity Dancers, Paycock Press; Best New Poet 2005s, Generation to Generation, Papier-Mache Press; Grow Old Along With Me, Papier-Mache Press. A Loving Voice, Farm Wives and Other Iowa Stories, Mid-Prairie Books.
SELECTED AWARDS AND HONORS
2020 Petrichor Prize finalist, Regal House Publishing
2018 Bridport Prize for the Short Story, short list
2018 Artistic Excellence Award, Ohio Arts Council
2018 Under the Gum Tree Nonfiction Prize, second place
2017 The Story Project, Maryland Transit Authority, Purple Line
2016 Writer in Residence, Cincinnati Public Library Foundation, Finalist
2016 Fish International Short Story Prize, shortlist
2015 Eludia Award, Finalist, Sowilo Press
2011 Manchester Fiction Prize, shortlist
2009 Bridport Prize for the Short Story, short list
2007 Arlington County, VA, winner, “Moving Words” Poetry Competition
2003 artist residency fellowship, Fundacíon Valparaiso, Mojácar, Spain
2003 artist residency fellowship, Virginia Center for the Creative Arts (VCCA)
2002-2003 Individual Artist Fellowship in Fiction, Virginia Commission on the Arts
2002 StoryQuarterly Scholar, Sewanee Writers’ Conference
2000 Thomas Wolfe Fiction Prize, winner
1999 Virginia Governor’s Screenwriting Award, winner
1997-98 Individual Artist Fellowship in Fiction, Virginia Commission on the Arts
1989 Jenny McKean Moore Fiction Fellow, George Washington University
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