~ Finally able to announce that my collection “The Edible and the Beauteous and the Dead” was shortlisted for the 2016 HarperCollins Publishers/UBC Prize for Best New Fiction!

~ “Figment of Footlights and Reverb” (SEE an excerpt in my 9/2/17 blog post) now appears in the anthology “Boundless”, published by Compass FlowerPress

~ Upcoming publications:

“Water from the Mountain”, at

~ Pleased that my story “Bread” was a semi-finalist for the 2018 “Ruminate” William Van Dyke Short Story Prize, and finalist for the 8th annual “bosque” Fiction Prize:

~ Thrilled with this interview:

~ “Times-Colonist” article and excerpt from “Bread”