the long list

The Naming of Ghosts (short story collection), Press 53, May 2012

Short Stories
Knife, Red Savina Review, Spring 2014
The Reason the Dress is Yellow, storySouth, Issue 36, Fall 2013
Yield, r.kv.r.y. magazine, Fall 2012
Flare, Watching the Door, Southeast Review, Spring 2012
Above the Rooftop, Contrary Magazine, Spring 2010
Platform, North Carolina Literary Review, No. 19

Also: Flyin’ South, Cactus Heart, Red Fez (non-fiction), Fat City Review (digital video), As It Ought to Be, Blue Fifth Review, Siren, moonShine Review, Licking River Review, Glossolalia, Eclectic Flash, Sleet, Prime Number, Peregrine, Flash Fiction Magazine, Able Muse, Straylight, Two Hawks Quarterly, Right Hand Pointing, The Adirondack Review, and others

Station, District Journal, Summer 2013
Floe, Flash Fiction, The High Desert Journal, Spring 2012
Declension, The Used Furniture Review, Spring 2011
Where It Hurts, Kakalak 2009, Anthology of Carolina Poets

Also: Psychic Meatloaf, Right Hand Pointing, millers pond, No Straight Roads, Bohemian Bridge

27 Views of Greensboro, Eno Publishing, March 2015
Press 53 Spotlight, edited by Tom Lombardo & Kevin Morgan Watson,
Press 53, 2011
Taking Flight, edited by Carol Roan & Susan Williamson, Winston Salem Writers, 2011
60 Seconds to Shine: One Minute Monologues, edited by John Capecci & Irene Ziegler, Smith & Kraus, Lyme, NH, 2005
Structures of Meaning, edited by Anthony Blake, UniS Institute, Bridgewater NJ, 1996

Grants and Awards
Three Time Best of the Net Nominee: Red Savina Review (2014),
r.kv.r.y magazine (2013), Blue Fifth Review (2013)
Four Time Pushcart Prize Nominee: Contrary Magazine (2010), The North Carolina Literary Review (2010), Able Muse (2010), Red Savina Review (2014)
Second Place, Lorian Hemingway International Short Story Award
storySouth Million Writers Award Notable Story, 2011
Finalist, Ron Rash Award for Short Fiction, Fulton Prize for Short Fiction
North Carolina Arts Council Fellowships and Grants:
Regional Artist Project Grant, Forsyth County, 2013
Creative Capital Professional Development Workshop Grant, 2004
Writers Residency, Weymouth Center for the Arts and Humanities, 2003
Vermont Studio Center Fellowship, 2000

Employment History
Notable for jobs as a Chef, Cowboy, Construction Worker, and Director of a Psychosocial Rehabilitation Program for the Chronic Mentally Ill. Currently, co-owner of Scuppernong Books in Greensboro, NC

4Women (Darien Players, Darien, CT), An Emotional Memory for Happy Carrot (Heartlande Theatre Company, Ann Arbor, MI), Spin (Artisan Theatre, Winston Salem, NC), Dangerous Joy (Triangle Network of Theatres, Durham, NC), All of Us (Heartlande Theatre, Ann Arbor, MI), SSSHHH (Stokes County Arts Council, Danbury, NC)

Hellhound on My Trail by Denis Johnson (Artisan Theatre Company), English Made Simple/Spin by David Ives/Steve Mitchell (Artisan Theatre Company), The Search for Intelligent Life in the Universe by Jane Wagner (Stokes County Arts Council), For Whom the Souther Belle Tolls by Christopher Durang (Stokes County Arts Council), A Lie of the Mind by Sam Shepard (Stokes County Arts Council)

All of Us (Writer/Director) 2012, The Letter I’ll Never Send (Director/Editor) 2011, October (Director/Editor) 2008, Gone to Ground, 48 Hour Film Festival (Writer/Thug) 2006, The Gift, 48 Hour Film Festival (Writer) 2005