Stories & Poems

creative writing

Below are links to some of my creative writing. Please be sure to check back for updates.


“Favorite ChildThe Southeast Review (2011) – Winner of the 2011 Spring Writing Regimen. (This story is also available to read on Fictionaut.)

• “A Kind of Father” Tayo Literary Magazine (2012)

• “Searching for Martians” Elsewhere (2013)

• “Reunion” Edge (2013)


• “LolaLowenstoft Chronicle (2010)

• “Paris” and “Souvenir” Globetrotters Companion: A Collection of Creative Travel Writing Lion Lounge Press (2010)

• “The SeductionFictionaut (2012)


• See my Narrative Distances page for my articles and essays on the craft of writing and on freelance writing.

• My SEO/keyword articles are now available on HubPages

• My book reviews on The Uncustomary Book Review:

  1. On Tess Uriza Holthe’s When the Elephants Dance (2011)
  2. On Pam Houston’s Cowboys Are My Weakness (2011)
  3. On Joyce Carol Oates’ The Faith of a Writer: Life, Craft, Art (2011)
  4. On Bette Lee Crosby’s Spare Change (2012)
  5. On Janet Egan’s A Visit From the Goon Squad (2012)
  6. On Therese Ambrosi Smith’s Wax (2012)
  7. On Women’s Short Stories Volume 1 (2012)
  8. On The Oracles: My Filipino Grandparents in America (2012)
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