August 15, 2013
I’m thrilled that Green Gospel has been longlisted for the inaugural Crook’s Corner Book Prize. Judges selected 12 books from 68 submissions, and I find myself among some pretty heady company, including some insanely talented writers from North Carolina. Publisher’s Weekly carried the story.
April 23, 2013
I will be one of the Featured Presenters at the upcoming Blue Ridge Bookfest, 1:00 pm on Saturday, May 18. The Blue Ridge Bookfest will be held at the Blue Ridge Community College in Flat Rock, NC, and includes exhibitors, featured authors, and a keynote address by Wiley Cash on Friday night. My presentation will […]
December 29, 2012
My short story, “Clean Water,” was published in the most recent issue of New South. Mad props to fiction editor Mark Elberfeld for putting together such a magnificent issue.
September 19, 2012
My short story, “The Gravity of Home,” has been published in StorySouth. What an honor!
May 21, 2012
Another nice showing for Green Gospel, short-listed for the 2012 Balcones Fiction Prize. Fellow NC writer Liza Wieland was also a finalist.
May 14, 2012
Just found out that Green Gospel was named First Runner Up in the General Fiction category of the 2012 Eric Hoffer Awards! It’s really an honor, especially given that the winner was fellow North Carolinian Val Nieman and her amazing novel, Blood Clay. Here’s the link.
April 16, 2012
My debut novel, Green Gospel, was named a Finalist for the 2012 First Horizon Award. To see a full list of finalists, click here. Each year, the Eric Hoffer Award for Books presents the First Horizon Award for superior work by debut authors (i.e the first published book of any type by the author). This […]