Published in Feminine Collective, June 2017.
To be published in Where the Sweet Waters Flow: Contemporary Appalachian Nature Writing, West Virginia University Press, 2018.
Published in Claudius Speaks, Issue III: Buried, 2017.
Published in Eastern Iowa Review, Issue 3, 2017.
“The Die is Cast” and “An Apology Tour”
Published in Who Want the World Like It Is? A 2016 Election Anthology, Birds Piled Loosely Press, January 2017.
Published in Circa, April, 2016.
Published in Copperfield Review, February 2016.
Finalist for the 2015 Dana Award for the Novel.
Short-listed for the 2016 Colm Tóibín International Short Story Award, Wexford, Ireland.
Honorable mention for the 2016 Leap Frog Press Fiction Contest (for a novella).
Short-listed for Fish Publishing 2013/14 Short Story Prize; published in Chautauqua (UNCW), Volume 11, 2014, under the title “Sirius.”
Awarded second place in the 2014 Virginia Golden Nib short story competition (chapter level); designated a “Highly Recommended” work in Ireland’s 2014 Sean O’Faolain International Short Story Prize competition; published in the Anthology of Appalachian Writers (Shepherd), Volume 7, 2015; nominated for a 2017 Pushcart Prize.
Long-listed for Anam Cara Short Fiction Contest (2012); published in Mom Egg Review, Volume 12 (2014).
Won first place, Writerhouse/C-Ville Creative Nonfiction Contest (2014), and published in C-VILLE WEEKLY newspaper.
Published in Mom Egg Review, Volume 13 (2015).
Published in Irish America magazine, Vol. 30 Issue 2 (2015).
Long-listed for Fish Publishing Short Memoir Contest (2013); published in Portland Review, web feature (2015).
Published in The Washington Post, Metro section, “With Apologies to Art Linkletter” column (2008).