Publications & Awards


"What Seems to Be the Problem, Officer?" in Guernica, 2017
(formerly titled "There is Nowhere in Kentucky Far Enough Away from Appalachia")
Honorable Mention in The Cincinnati Review's 2016 Robert and Adele Schiff Awards

"Without Artifice" in December issue 21.8, 2017
Finalist for December's 2016 Curt Johnson Prose Award in Nonfiction

"On Beauty" in Anthropoid issue 2, 2016

“9mm” in Hobart, 2015

Study of a Childhood in Still: The Journal issue 14, 2014

“Soft” in Pank issue 9, 2013 (Scans)


Co-Creator/Co-Writer of Structure and Style (Poetry Blog)


Thursday Night Reading Series (TNRS). Poets. Lafayette, LA. 20 October.

Best Words: an AWP off-site reading by Yellow Flag Press, Gigantic Sequins, & the University of Louisiana at Lafayette CW Grad Program. Eastside International. Los Angeles, CA. 31 March.

Caine River Reading Series 1.3. Northwestern State University Student Union. Natchitoches, LA. 15 January.

Thursday Night Reading Series (TNRS). Artmosphere. Lafayette, LA. 8 October.

Thursday Night Reading Series (TNRS). Wild Salmon. Lafayette, LA. 5 March.

Thursday Night Reading Series (TNRS). Wild Salmon. Lafayette, LA. 6 November.

Red Earth Reading Series. Blackbird Coffee. Milledgeville, GA. 26 February.