Selected Writings

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Smurfs,” PICTURES OF YOU series, PANK Magazine.

The Goblin,” Red Light Lit (Ekphrastic Essay). Print only.


Martin,Word Riot (Flash nonfiction).

Bow and ArrowThe Rumpus. (Essay) (Selected for The California Prose Directory 2017).

The Skinner BoxThe Weeklings. (Essay)

“Letter in the Mail” The Rumpus. (Print only) (correspondence/essay)

I Am A Bisexual Man: Why Is That So Hard For Me To Say?Buzzfeed. (Essay)

That’s LifeThe Rumpus. (Essay)

Notes from a Unicorn” The Rumpus. (Selected for Best Sex Writing 2013, RECOGNIZE: Notes from Bisexual Men, Notable Essay in Best American Essays 2013.)

Where I Write #13: To Walk Among CoyotesThe Rumpus. (Essay)

Shock and AweGuernica. (Pushcart Nominated, Essay)

Meta: A Rumpus Editor Ponders The Fate of The RumpusThe Rumpus. (Essay)

At One Page Stories, “Paperclips.” (flash nonfiction)


“Our Most Frequent Requests” Gargoyle Magazine. (forthcoming)

“Coyote in the Blood” Joyland (forthcoming) 

The Crawl Space” Promotional short story for the release of the novel Harrowgate by Kate Maruyama.

Dead CowsPANK. 


“The Shiny Lady,” Gertrude. (Print Only) (Pushcart Nominated)

Craft Essays

BestSexWritingHow To Make Your Family Proud” Lunch Ticket (Craft Essay)

The Art of the OvershareBLEED, from Jaded Ibis Press. (Craft Essay)

Wild Annotation Nation. (Craft essay)

Bring the War Home: Why Activists Should Study Fiction” Litseen. (Craft Essay)