BA, 2009, Vermont College of Union Institute and University. MFA, 2015, Northwestern University SPS. Publications: The Sunday Rumpus, Third Coast Review, New City, TriQuarterly, Gander Press Review, Chicago Tribune. Awards: Residency, Ragdale Foundation, Lake Forest, IL, 2014-15; La Casita Writer-in-Residence, el Ranchito Cielito con Nopales, La Union, NM, 2014; Residency, Ragdale Foundation, IL, 2017; Distinguished Thesis Award (Fiction), Northwestern University SPS; Finalist, Edes Foundation Prize; Finalist, Glimmer Train. Readings/Events: Poets-Resist (Evanston Literary Festival), Sunday Salon, Kill Your Darlings, Ante Up Storytelling, Story Club South Side, Northwestern University Summer Writers Conference, Chicago Writers Conference. Music: Lead guitarist, songwriter>Reverend Ruin, Woond (Hard Rock/Post Hardcore/Metal).

Personal Statement

Write or perish! I can hear voices catching fire on the road to Union Park.

Current Interests

You, the world, us.


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