Stories/Essays

Conjunctions 68, “Terlingua”
NOON (2017) “The Damn Fool,” “Chicken”
Elm Leaves Journal, Winter 2016, “Human”
Conjunctions 66, “The Cardinal”
The Paris Review Daily, “All In”
NOON (2016), “Where the Geese Flew Low to the Water,” “The Man with All the Booze and                                          Money,” “In Bloom”
The Collagist, Aug 2015, excerpt from Desolation
NOON (2015), “Live Thing” and “The Turn”
Conjunctions 63, “From The Book of a Thousand Deaths”
Impose Magazine“Avenue B”
The Oklahoma Review, Fall 2014, excerpt from Desolation
NOON (2014), “Past the Econolodge” (winner of a 2016 Pushcart Prize)
Post Road #25, “Red Owl”
The Paris Review Daily, “Yellow Sky”
Keyhole Online, “This Machine Kills Fascists.”
Birkensnake 6, “Quantum Physics”
Wigleaf, “The Point”
Midwestern Gothic 9, “Cohasset River”
NOON (2013), “Mildred Thorn” and “Cat”
The Literarian, Dec. 2012, “Chet Baker’s Son”
Puerto Del Sol, 47.1, “Girl Enclosed in Glass”
New York Tyrant, Vol. 4, No. 1, “Clyde Roy”
Web Conjunctions (Feb 2012) “Disfigurement”
Forty Stories: New Writing from Harper Perennial. Cal Morgan, Ed., “Granaby”
NOON (2012), “Deep Ellum,” “I was No Longer a Kid or Dog,” “Otto”
The Lifted Brow (Feb 2012), “A Person of Great Feeling and Conscience”
Hobart Web (Dec 2011),  “Amir”
The Lifted Brow, no. 9, “I am Alert to Slow Moving Things.”
Gigantic, Issue 3, “Good Behavior”
NOON (2011) “Many Pictures that Were Colorful,” “Please,” “I Like Vaginas”
New World Writing, Fall 2010, “The Killing Fields of Cheong Ek”
Trnsfr, Issue 4., “Hunters”
New York Tyrant, Vol. 3, No. 2., “Downtown,” “Cake”
NOON (2010), “I Waited for Meg” and “Inez”
No Colony, Issue 2, Winter 2009, “My Stepfather Gave Us Whiskey.”
NOON (2009), “Somewhere,” “Gas Station,” “We’re Safe Here”
Gustaf 2 (Norway). Number 3. Fall 2009, “Gods,” “Crab Apple”
elimae, 2008, “The Little Door”
NOON (2008), “Work,” “The Single Whip”
Narrative Magazine. January, 2007, “A Place for Us”
elimae, 2005, “Devils”
Smokelong Quarterly. 2004. Printed in Smokelong Annual 2003-04, “The Floating”
Diagram 4.1, “The Joy of Eating Raw Flesh”
Diagram 2.3, reprinted in Diagram, Del Sol Press, 2003.  “Signals and Pathos”
Sleepingfish 0, 2003, “All for Her is Imposed for Certain Self,” “Animal Healer”
Word Riot, 2002, “The Father Had a Revelation”
The Southern Anthology (1996), “Blind”