Second-place winner of LitMag’s Virginia Woolf Award for Short Fiction.

Cingo, Cingere, Cinxi, Cinctum

Winner of the Calvino Prize, selected by Brian Evenson. Read it in Salt Hill. (And check out the UK-based Sein und Werden, which published an earlier version of the story in its Pharmacopoeia issue.)


A Conjunctions online exclusive.

I Went To The Tardigrade

Finalist for the SmokeLong Quarterly Award for Flash Fiction. Read it and all the contest winners in SmokeLong’s 15th Anniversary Issue. (And read the “Smoke & Mirrors” interview here.)


In After the Pause.


Set to music by the talented composer Rebecca Sacks. Premiered by the Tufts University Chamber Singers.

Birthright City

In the Harper Perennial anthology of new short fiction, Forty Stories.
Finalist in the Glimmer Train Fiction Open.

The Godliness of Debbie Toledano

Read it in Washington Square Review. (Print only.)

You alone are privy to this vision

At SmokeLong Quarterly. Read the “Smoking” interview here.
Longlisted for The Wigleaf Top 50 (Very Short Fictions).


Appearing in RESIST! (downloadable eMag). Brought to you by mixer publishing.

Minutes From Here

In Barrelhouse Issue Six (print only).

The Author Comes To Town

At Knee-Jerk.

On the Red (Reed) Sea: An Inquiry

Pentimento to the story “Seesaw.” Originally published in elimae.

Atlantic Grille

In Pangyrus. Print only (Issue 6).

I am the Kitten

In the debut issue of Flywheel.

The Puzzle

In The Writing Disorder.
…And in The Writing Disorder’s print anthology, The Best Fiction and Nonfiction of 2012.

Palestine, Texas

An Untoward Magazine Featured Fiction.

Bite History

At Word Riot.

Miss Schaffzin is a Tall, Thin, Casually Groomed White Female in No Distress

An AGNI Online Exclusive.

Once in Cuba

To read this one, pick up a copy of Post Road. (Print only.)


In Flash: The International Short-Short Story Magazine. (Print only.)


Appearing in PANK. (Print only.)

La Fruta Del Diablo

At the subversive online lit mag Work.

All the Comforts of Home

On The Planet Formerly Known As Earth.