Quarry Light. Northampton: Magic Helicopter Press, 2013.
20% of all pre-ordered sales were donated to The Shafer Center, a crisis center located in Hattiesburg, Mississippi.
Put Your Head In My Lap. Portland: Future Tense Books, 2009.
A Peculiar Feeling of Restlessness: Four Chapbooks of Short-Short Fiction By Four Women. Brookline: Rose Metal Press, 2008. Print.
The Sky is a Well and Other Shorts. Brookline: Rose Metal Press, 2007.
"In My Clothes."
The Rumpus. August 2014.
The Toast/The Butter. January 2015.
"Both Nostalgic and Sinister." American Book Review. November/December 2014.
"Implied Narrative." American Book Review. May/June 2010.
Make. Fall 2009.
What Happened To Us These Last Couple Years? An Anthology of The Bush Years. Elope Press and So New Publishing, 2008. Print.
Box City. New World Writing. 21 July. 2013.
Product 26, Center For Writers English Dept., 2011.
Lone Star Noir. Anthology. Akashic Press and Cinco Puntos Press, 2010: 41-64.
Storyglossia. March 2008. Pushcart nomination.
Flash Fiction/Short Shorts
Wigleaf, November 2012. Web.
Noo. 26 May 2008. Web.
"My Lawrence." 2005.
New Sudden Fiction: Short-Short Stories From America And Beyond. Ed.
Robert Shapard and James Thomas. New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 2007. 105-110.
- Taught composition and literature at the University of Southern
Mississippi, where she received her doctorate, and at the University of
- Worked for Gemini Ink as a part of
Writers-In-Communities, (WIC), a program that sends professional writers
into diverse community settings to offer free workshops based in
reading, creative writing, oral traditions, and storytelling.
English at the Beijing Language and Culture University (formerly known
as Beijing Language Institute) from 1995-1996. This summer she will
teach for Writers in the Schools, a non-profit organization in Houston,
Winner for the short story collection Quarry Light, 2013/2014 Writers League of Texas Discovery Prize (Fiction).
Winner for the collection The Sky Is A Well And Other Shorts, Rose Metal Press' first annual short-short chapbook competition. 2007.