Selected Nonfiction

“Bears Like Spectators,” Chautauqua (forthcoming)

“Surface Tension,” Quarter After Eight (forthcoming)

“Club Pines,” New Delta Review (forthcoming)

“16 on College Weekends,” Gordon Square Review (forthcoming)

“Slight,” Crab Orchard Review (forthcoming, received 2016 Rafael Torch Award in Literary Nonfiction)

“Personality Party,” (b)OINK

“I Will Not Die, For You,” The Rumpus

“Say No Nice,” Storm Cellar

“The Familiar Shift,” The Flexible Persona

“Matches,” Lunch Ticket 

“Interloper,” reprinted in Critical Read

“Good Sorts,” Split Lip Magazine

“The Things I Didn’t Know,” The Bitter Southerner

“Transfer,” Stitch|Thread Literary

“In What I Have Done,” Rock & Sling

“Dominant/recessive,” Sweet: A Literary Confection [Artist Statement]

“Starcher-Party,” 13th Floor Magazine

Remains, Tahoma Literary Review

“Art Alexakis,” reprinted in Quail Bell Magazine

“Interloper,13th Floor Magazine

“Place Where You Live: Ralston, Nebraska,” Orion Magazine

“Art Alexakis,” New Plains Review

“He Stopped Loving Her Today,” First Class Lit

“Borderline,” Bohemian Pupil Press



“Fightin’ Words with…Kristine Langley Mahler” (interview), Lip Service: the Split Lip blog

“Now Playing, Part 2” (interview), Lip Service: the Split Lip blog

“Check, Please,” TRUE: the Proximity blog

“#AWP17 Conference Report–Home: A Four-Letter Word,” Assay

“You Want Two Tickets to the Gun Show,” TRUE: the Proximity blog

Awareness First, Action Next,” Rock & Sling blog

“No, No, A Hundred Times No,” Brevity Nonfiction Blog