Published Works


  • Drink to Every Beast (Headline Books, 2019)

    Just before Mike started for the tunnel, he took off his jacket and tossed it onto a chair. A small voice inside him told him to wait, but another, louder voice told him to be a man. He closed his eyes for a moment and shook his head in disbelief at what he was about to do.


  • Room 607, Euphony Journal  (Winter 2019)

  • Invaiatura, The Montreal Review (January 2013), Semi-Finalist, ScreenCraft Short Story Competition, for Excellence and Cinematic Potential, January 2016

  • Executioner, Ragnarok (Spring 2013), Honorable Mention, 2013 Valhalla Press Legal Professionals Writing Contest

  • The Job, Diverse Voices Quarterly (Nov. 2012)

  • Surviving Forty, Harrisburg Magazine (1994)

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