I'm a writer from Chicago. My first novel, Agatha of Little Neon, is forthcoming from FSG in 2021. 

 

 

My short fiction has appeared in VQRPloughshares, Granta, Kenyon ReviewGlimmer TrainIowa Review, and Indiana Review, and my story "New Bees" won a 2020 Pushcart Prize.

I'm a 2020 National Endowment for the Arts Creative Writing Fellow. I've received grants and scholarships from MacDowell, the Corporation of Yaddo, the James Merrill House, the Elizabeth George Foundation, the Millay Colony, Lighthouse Works, and the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts. I studied English at Brown, and I hold an MFA from the University of Oregon.

 

Currently I live in Ohio, where I'm the Hopkins Post-Graduate Fellow in Fiction at John Carroll University.

2010 - present

2010 - present