writing

In elementary school, I had two stories published in my school’s library. What? What do you mean that doesn’t count? I illustrated them myself and everything! (Hey, other kids did actually check them out and read them!) Okay, okay. Here are my actual grown-up publishing accomplishments and projects:

Blogging

I’m part of the blogging team at the (now defunct) site, From the Write Angle.

Publication History

2015

TheGriffin “Memory Hunt”

The Griffin 2015

Gwynedd Mercy University

Fall 2015

Download The Griffin here

covers_Fish “A Small Inconvenience”

Fish Flash Fiction Prize 2015

Shortlisted

April 2015

covers_ChickenSoup “The Sun, the Moon, and the Stars”

Chicken Soup for the Soul: Thanks to My Mom

Chicken Soup for the Soul Publishing

March 2015

Get it here

2014

Winter Wishes “Super” (and cover design)

The Dragon’s Rocketship Presents: Winter Wishes

The Dragon’s Rocketship Press

December 2014

Get it here

The Scribe's Journal “Where Happiness Dies”

The Dragon’s Rocketship Presents: The Scribe’s Journal

The Dragon’s Rocketship Press

November 2014

Get it here

Bad Actors “10 Items or Less”

Bad Actors: Writers With Microphones Audio Literary Magazine

(video recording)

November 2014

Watch it on YouTube

Tales of Mystery, Suspense & Terror “Reflections”

Tales of Mystery, Suspense & Terror Anthology

Chuffed Buff Books

October 2014

Get it here

Writers Weekly “Protector Arise”

Writers Weekly 24-Hour Short Story Contest Spring 2014

Honorable Mention

June 2014

10: Carlow's Anniversary MFA Anthology “10 Items or Less”

10: Carlow’s MFA Anniversary Anthology

Carlow Press

April 2014

Current Projects

  • Novel: Young adult paranormal romance – completed, seeking representation
  • Novel: New Adult science fantasy – completed, currently editing
  • Novel: Adult fantasy – completed, currently editing, manuscript for master’s thesis

Writing Activities and Memberships

  • Member, Pennwriters – 2013 to present
  • Co-founder, Literary Fusion – 2013 to present

Education

  • MFA in Creative Writing, Carlow University