the results are in!
Congratulations to Kristen Tsetsi and all the other winners and finalists!
I'm delighted to see "Snake Dreams," took 1rst runner up!
A huge thanks is due to Steven McDermott, my Zoe friends who endured a couple of revisions of this story (ha!) and Dorothy Allison and her workshop at Tin House this year.
- Originally from Vermont, I now live in North Carolina. My work can be found in recent issues of REAL: Regarding Arts and Letters, The Jabberwock Review, The Emerson Review, Storyglossia, The MacGuffin, Confrontation, Passages North, SmokeLong Quarterly, elimae, wigleaf, Pank, and Gargoyle #57, among others. One of my stories has been translated into Farsi by Asadollah Amraee, and many others by Jalil Jafari, two of which have been published in the Iranian journal, Golestaneh Magazine. Currently, I'm an assistant editor for Narrative Magazine. I'm also working on two novels and a short story collection. In 2011, I was awarded the Carol Houck Smith Contributor Scholarship for the Bread Loaf Writers' Conference.