Published work and notices

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July 2017- My short story “Confab” appears in print in the 40th-anniversary issue of  Gargoyle Magazine #66.

April 2017– My flash fiction story, Scrapbook”was a finalist in the 43rd New Millennium Literary Awards.

February 2017- an excerpt from my second novel (in progress) has won second place in the Seven Hills Literary Contest (Novel Excerpt Division) and has been published in the spring issue of the Seven Hills Review.

January 2017- My short story “Olympic Pancake” was shortlisted in the Strands International Short Story Competition and will be published in the upcoming Four Elements Anthology of Short Fiction.

August 2016- Chapter 8 of my novel manuscript, The Thin End of the Wedge, was featured as an excerpt online, in The Copperfield Review.

June 2016– My short story “Olympic Pancake” was named a finalist in the New Millennium Writings Fiction Contest.

January 2016– “Mrs. Walker,” a short story, won the fiction prize of The San Miguel De Allende Writer’s Conference. The story has been published, along with the winners of the poetry and nonfiction prizes, on the conference website. I was delighted to be a guest of the Conference from February 10-15, 2016.

December 2015- My as yet unpublished historical novel, The Thin End of the Wedge, was longlisted for the Mslexia Magazine Women’s Novel Competition in the UK and was also a finalist for the Tucson Festival of Books Literary Awards, in January 2016.

November 2015- My short story, “Brainfreeze,” was published online at  Rum Punch Press.

October 2015– My short story “Mrs. Walker” was named one of six finalists in the Southern Writer’s Symposium Emerging Writer’s Contest and was also a finalist for the Ruminate Magazine Van Dyke Prize.

August 2015– My story, The Hunting Museum was published online by Ekphrastic: writing and art on art and writing.

April 2015- “Scrapbook,a flash fiction piece, appeared in Microchondria II, the literary magazine of the  Harvard Bookstore.

March 2015-My first essay,Bad Dog,” was published online by Bluestem Magazine.

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