Adios, March! Monthly Recap, What I’m Writing & What I’m Reading

  March wasn't quite the shitshow that February was. I actually had some fun. I went to AWP to meet with an agent(!), but I'm not finished editing my book... So there's that. I also went to Books & Books for the first time. I hung out with Chantel Acevedo and Patricia Engel (who are…

Late to the Party: Book Riot’s Read Harder Challenge 2018

I'm a Book Riot Contributor, but still, I was kind of resisting the Read Harder Challenge this year. I keep telling myself that I don't have enough time. But here I am again, doing the thing. I think I have several categories covered already. If you finish (I totally didn't know this last year), snap…

Stuff I Had Published in 2017

Though 2017 in general was something of a garbage fire, publishing-wise, 2017 has been my most prolific year. Here are some of the things I've gotten published: Fiction “The Bottomless Hole on Crooked Palm Boulevard” was a runner up for Crab Orchard Review’s Charles Johnson Fiction Award 2017. ~ Considering that I write about one short story a…