The Common, "The Shed"
Los Angeles Review of Books, "Questionable Candor and PTSD"
Catapult, "An Experiment in the Village"
Ninth Letter, “After a Suicide, the Search”
The Paris Review Daily, “Painting With Fire: A Visit With Betsy Eby”
Teachers & Writers Magazine, “Giving More on the Page: On Writing and Vulnerability”
Georgetown Review, Runner-up, Essay Contest, “The Corn Maiden”
The Atlantic, Honorable Mention, Essay Writing Contest
LA Weekly, “Dentistry for Guns: My Father’s Life”
Residencies, Scholarships, Juries, Honors, Service
Tuition Scholar in Nonfiction for the 2018 Bread Loaf Writers' Conference
Residency and Merit-Based Grant, Nonfiction, Vermont Studio Center, October 2017
Finalist, 2017 Robert and Adele Schiff Awards in Prose, The Cincinnati Review
Finalist, 2017-2018 Workspace Residency Program, Lower Manhattan Cultural Council (LMCC)
Research Residency, Wertheim Study, New York Public Library, 2017; 2012; 2011; 2010
Judge, 2016 Gibson Peacock Prize for Creative Nonfiction, University of Pennsylvania
Judge, 2016 Bechtel Prize, presented by Teachers & Writers Collaborative Magazine
Finalist, 2012 Deadline Club Award in Social Media, “Watching and Tweeting Andy Warhol’s ‘Empire,’ Society of Professional Journalists
Volunteer, PEN Prison Writing Mentor, 2012-2014
Runner-up, 2012 Magazine Contest, Georgetown Review
Honorable mention, 2010 Writing Contest, The Atlantic