Curriculum Vitae

SELECT PUBLICATIONS

Stories & Competitions

  • “Tom Turkey,” The Writing Disorder, 09.21
  • “Carlos, a Dying Dream,” Idle Ink, 07.21
  • “The Pharmacon,” Bewildering Stories, 04.18
  • “The Crash,” The Broadkill Review, 01/02.16
  • “Invention,” Quail Bell Magazine, 03.14
  • “The Cat Burglar,” NCSU James Hurst Prize for Fiction finalist, 2013
  • “The Gash,” Map Literary, Fall 2013
  • “Swallowed,” Circa Review, Spring 2013

Nonfiction & Photography

  • “A Noticeable Calm,” Minimalism Life, 04.19
  • “Culture, Community, Family: Immigration Issues in Orange County,” Chapelboro, 07.18
  • “A Sci-fi Motorcycle Crash: Talking to David Drake,” Chapelboro, 06.18
  • “Progression: Handholds & Crash Pads,” Chapelboro, 04.18
  • “My Heart-Shaped Birthday,” Punchnel’s, 02.13

Poetry/ Spoken Word

  • Suburban Zen, poetry collection/ spoken word, 10.20

Children’s Literature

  • The Hot Air Balloon, picture book, 02.21

OTHER EXPERIENCES

Education & Activities

  • Fiction Writer’s Group, 01.13 – present
  • Short Story Workshop: Rosecrans Baldwin, Fall 2012
  • Multimedia Arts & Sciences (B.A.), UNC-Asheville, 2001

SELECT PRODUCTIONS

Film/ Video Production

  • 9 Brief Films from Suburban Zen, spoken word, 06.21
  • Raleigh Film & Art Festival (Encore), 05.22 – postponed
  • Longleaf Film Festival, Raleigh, NC, 05.22
    • Award: Best Overall Spoken Word Production
  • Georgia Shorts Film Festival, 05.22
    • Foothills Film Festival, 03.22
    • Film and Video Poetry Symposium, 12.21
    • Down East Flick Fest, 11.21
    • Monologues & Poetry International Film Fest, 11.21
    • Raleigh Film & Art Festival, 10.21
  • Your Mother Will Disapprove, animation, 06.21
    • International KidsNFilm Festival, 11.21
  • The Pharmacon, science fiction, 11.20
    • Stranger Days Independent Film Festival, 12.21
      • Award Nominee: Best Sci-Fi Short
    • Juggernaut Sci-Fi & Fantasy Film Festival, 11.21
  • The Hot Air Balloon, animation, 08.20
    • Los Angeles International Children’s Film Festival, 4.22
    • Down East Flick Fest, 11.21
    • Raleigh Film & Art Festival, 10.21
    • Longleaf Film Festival, 05.21
    • RiverRun International Film Festival, 05.21
    • Rochester International Children’s Film Festival, 04.21
  • Comic Book Hero, mini-documentary, 07.20
    • Con Nooga Film Festival, 02.22
      • Award: Best Documentary
    • Stranger Days Independent Film Festival, 12.21
      • Award Nominee: Best Documentary Short
    • Raleigh Film & Art Festival, 10.21
    • SacFilmChallenge Music & Film Festival, 09.21
    • Imaginarium Independent Film Festival, 07.21
    • Longleaf Film Festival, 05.21
  • 54 Stones, mini-documentary, 03.19
    • Chelsea Selects: A Lens on the Triangle, 10.20
    • Longleaf Film Festival, 05.20
    • Stranger Days Independent Film Festival, 11.19
      • Award: Best Documentary Short
    • Down East Flick Fest, 09.19