A writer of things nonfictionish and the author of I'm Trying to Tell You I'm Sorry (Black Lawrence Press), with more than seven years of experience as a private coach, workshop leader, and writing instructor for adults and college students.
Find my work in Third Coast, Fourth Genre, Entropy, Redivider, The Los Angeles Review, The Offing, Hobart, and elsewhere. Recent awards and honors include selection for Brevity magazine’s forthcoming anthology The Best of Brevity: Twenty Groundbreaking Years of Flash Nonfiction (Rose Metal Press, 2020), a Notable Essay in Best American Essays 2016, The Kenyon Review Writer's Workshop Peter Taylor Fellowship, and Redivider's Beacon Street Prize for Nonfiction. I’ve most recently taught at The New School's Eugene Lang College, The Gotham Writers' Workshop, and, starting this summer, online at Catapult.
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