SPECIAL THINGS!

EVERY KISS A WAR
PEN Open Book Award Nominee, December 2014

EVERY KISS A WAR: FIFTEEN CONTEMPORARY SHORT STORY COLLECTIONS BY WOMEN YOU SHOULD REALLY READ
Bustle, September 2014

EVERY KISS A WAR: TWENTY-FIVE BOOKS TO READ WHEN YOU’RE FALLING IN LOVE
Hello Giggles, December 2014

SHORT STORY COLLECTION MANUSCRIPT
Flannery O’Connor Short Fiction Award finalist, September 2012

SHORT STORY COLLECTION MANUSCRIPT
Iowa Short Fiction Award semifinalist, December 2012

SMOKELONG QUARTERLY KATHY FISH FELLOWSHIP FINALIST
Spring 2013

WHISKEY & RIBBONS
2011 Carve Magazine, Raymond Carver Short Story Contest Editor’s Choice & storySouth Million Writers Award Notable Story of 2011.

(Excerpt from) WAYFARING
featured over @ Longform Fiction, January 2013

ALL THAT SMOKE HOWLING BLUE
Included as a winner in The Best Small Fictions 2015

BEARISH
Included as a finalist in The Best Small Fictions 2015

2011

(Excerpt from) AND IT CAN NEVER BE TOO DARK OR TOO BRIGHT
The Rumpus, Readers Report Back From Wants/Needs, February 2011

AND IT CAN NEVER BE TOO DARK OR TOO BRIGHT
Storychord Issue #25, February 2011

SINNERMAN
Bluestem Magazine, September 2011

2012

RUSSIAN WOMEN STUFF
Word Riot, January 2012

IN THIS ROOM WHERE WE PRACTICE DYING EVERY NIGHT
Little Fiction, February 2012

FIVE SKETCHES OF A STORY ABOUT DEATH
matchbook, February 2012

THREE WAYS TO SAY NO
DOGZPLOT, April 2012

A MODEST GUIDE TO TRUCULENCE/SURVIVAL: GIRLS (no longer online, but included in Every Kiss A War)
Treehouse, April 2012

YOU LOVE THE RIGHT THINGS
Blackberry Lit Mag (Print), June 2012

A LONG STABBY PIECE OF BROKEN GLASS
Linden Avenue, June 2012

CHEAP BEER & SPARKLERS (Violet story #3)
The Weekenders Magazine
, June 2012 (no longer online, but included in Every Kiss A War)

AND IT CAN NEVER BE TOO DARK OR TOO BRIGHT
(Reprint) WhiskeyPaper, June 2012

BACK WHEN EXILE IN GUYVILLE WAS THE ONLY ALBUM I LISTENED TO (no longer online, but included in Every Kiss A War)
NAP, July 2012

WHAT THE FIREWORKS ARE FOR (Violet story #1)
Juked
, July 2012

BLOODING
Specter Magazine: Women’s Issue, August 2012 (poetry)

COLD, SWEET GRAPES
Little (flash) Fiction, September 2012

HEM
Nib Magazine, Autumn 2012 (no longer online, but included in Every Kiss A War)

HOLD ON, HOLD ON (Violet story #2)
Five [Quarterly], October 2012

BLEED TO LOVE HER
KY Flash Story 2012 (Print), October 2012

2013

WAYFARING
Pithead Chapel, January 2013

ABSOLUTELY
Sundog Lit, January 2013

TIM RIGGINS WOULD’VE SMOKED
Literary Orphans, February 2013

SMALL AND HIGH -UP
Nib Magazine: Flash Friday, March 2013 (no longer online, but republished in Miracle Monocle, Spring 2016)

IS THAT RAIN
Spartan, Spring 2013

PUT YOUR WILD HEART BETWEEN HER TEETH
Linden Avenue, Spring 2013

SKEE BALL, INDIANA
Midwestern Gothic, Summer 2013

LADIES LOVE OUTLAWS
Squalorly, Summer 2013

KNOCK OUT THE HEART LIGHTS SO WE CAN GLOW
Gigantic Sequins, Summer 2013

FIND HIS BLUE
Fiction Southeast, Spring 2013

SOMETIMES WE BOTH FIGHT IN WARS
SmokeLong Quarterly, September 2013

UNCHARTED
Sundog Lit: Games Issue, Summer 2013

MAKING COWBOYS
Little Fiction, Fall 2013

A LOT OF BRIGHT
Monkeybicycle, 2013

2014

ALL THAT SMOKE HOWLING BLUE
Cheap Pop, January 2014

THE LENGTHS
WE WILL SEE WHEN IT GETS WARM
BOY SMOKE
Counterexample Poetics, January 2014

UN JOUR COMME UN AUTRE (A DAY LIKE ANY OTHER)
Carve Magazine, Winter 2014

ROPE BURNS
Folio, Spring 2014

EVERY KISS A WAR
(Debut short story collection. Published by Mojave River Press, 2014)

THE DARL INN
Synaesthesia Magazine, April 2014

BEARISH
NANO Fiction, Spring 2014

CREPUSCULAR
Wyvern Lit, Spring 2014

SURREPTITIOUS, CANARY, CHAMOMILE
Lime Hawk Literary Arts Collective, Summer 2014

GET ROWDY
The Collapsar, September 2014

2015

DANDELION LIGHT
Atticus Review, April 2015

MY LOLITA EXPERIMENT
Atticus Review, April 2015

2016

A TENNIS COURT 
Storychord, March 2016

SMALL AND HIGH-UP (reprint)
Miracle Monocle, Spring 2016

LOW, SMALL
Blue Fifth Review, Spring 2016

OUT OF THE STRONG, SOMETHING SWEET
Paper Darts, August 2016

DOWNRIGHT
Split Lip Magazine, 2016

THREE MOON POEMS 
Hobart, 2016

2017

FAST AS YOU
Synaesthesia Magazine, March 2017

TWO CHERRIES UNDER A LAVENDER MOON (forthcoming)
Synaesthesia Magazine, October 2017 (print)