February 4, 2015Liars' League New York will perform my short story "Roommates" in its "Entrances and Exits" show: this Wednesday at KGB Bar, 7:00 p.m. BBC will record the program. See the link here. Audio link to follow.
January 22, 2015I interviewed the great Southern author Randall Kenan @ Richard Hugo House's Work Works ("Randall Kenan on Place"). 7 p.m. Tickets $12. Seattle.
December 7, 2014Paneling at the Artist Trust Professional Development Workshop in Bellingham, Wash.
October 3-5, 2014Presented at the Write on the Sound conference in Edmonds, Wash.
June 22-24, 2014Hosted a panel at the Chuckanut Writers Conference with Kristiana Kahakauwila, Joanna Kenyon, and Peter Mountford. Bellingham, Wash.
Story "The Guard" appeared in The Iowa Review, issue 44.1. (Cover photo by Maury Gortemiller.) Iowa City, Iowa.
Read at A Chuckanut Writers Conference Showcase, Richard Hugo House, Seattle.
"43 Crucial Facebook Button Additions" appeared in The Awl. New York.
"A Review of The Catcher in the Rye: A Spike Lee Joint" appeared in Trop. Los Angeles.
“In Your New York Dream” appeared in CityArts. Seattle.
December 2013Story “The Ex” appeared in Clover. Bellingham, Wash.
“Rose Poem” appeared in The Monarch Review. Seattle.
Took a class
with fiction writer Peter Orner at Richard Hugo House. Seattle.
Presented at the Chuckanut Writers Conference in Bellingham, Wash.
Shaun Dolan of Union Literary, New York.
Married Catharine Eleey, Philadelphia.
Artist Trust GAP grant. Seattle.
“The Hinnencamp Match” appeared in The Monarch Review. Seattle.
“The Guard” won Richard Hugo House’s 2012 New Works Competition. Seattle.
Started Writers-in-the-Schools residency with Seattle Arts & Lectures.
August 2010Attended the Norman Mailer Writers Colony and studied with Bonnie Culver. Provincetown, Mass.
July 2010Spent a month at the Edward F. Albee Foundation in Montauk, N.Y. Highly recommend this residency. Albee himself visits "the Barn" daily. He helped me with my story "The Guard."
July 2009Presented at First Person Arts' First Person Salon. Philadelphia.
August 2008Attended the Jentel Artist Residency Program in Banner, Wyo.
July 2008Attended the Tin House Summer Writers Workshop and studied with Walter Kirn. Portland, Ore.
October 2007Graduated Columbia University's School of the Arts in New York.
July 2007Story "Coaches' Night Out" appeared in Guernica. Guest editor: Sam Lipsyte. New York.
Born in Philadelphia.