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 fellowships from MacDowell, the Corporation of Yaddo, the James Merrill House, the Elizabeth George Foundation, the Millay Colony, Lighthouse Works, John Carroll University, and the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts. I studied at Brown University and the MFA program at the University of Oregon.

 

Currently I live in Ohio, where I'm the Hopkins Post-Graduate Fellow in Fiction at John Carroll University. This fall, I'll be the 2021-2022 James McCreight Fiction Fellow at the Wisconsin Institute for Creative Writing.

2010 - present

2010 - present