Somehow I missed this, but last November my story "Flight of the Crow Boys" was recognized as a special mention in The Pushcart Prize XLI anthology. I'm very grateful to Witness for publishing the story initially and to Salt Hill Journal for reprinting it.
I'm really pleased that my story "The Carpenter and the Beast of Teeth" was listed as a Notable Story in Best American Science Fiction and Fantasy 2017. Big thanks to the editors and readers, and congratulations to the other notables and the top twenty! Here's the full list. You can read my story online at … Continue reading BASFF 2017 Notable Story
I have a short essay about living with way too many people and taking in stray kids in the most recent issue of Arkansas Life Magazine. You can also find the essay online at the Arkansas Life website. Big thanks to editor Jordan Hickey for taking this piece and to all the people who shared … Continue reading “Lost Ones” in Arkansas Life
I forgot to post this several weeks ago, but my story "Missing in the City of Wind" was a runner up in Ninth Letter's 2017 Literary Awards. Huge congratulations to winner Cady Vishniac, runner up Gwen Cullen, and the rest of the winners and finalists!