Education

  • M.F.A., Creative Writing, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, Va, 2001
  • B.A. Honors English, Brigham Young University, 1997

Areas of Specialization/Interest


Select Publications/Presentations


"Moon Crazy" and "Two Years On."  Emerging Literary Voices Reading Series.  The American University in Cairo.  Cairo, Egypt, 2003.

"My Father's Music."  Prince Books' Spring Reading Series.  Norfolk, Virginia, 2001.

"Mountain God, Desert God."  Prince Books' Fall Reading Series.  Norfolk, Virginia, 2000. 

"Huck and Holden: Are They Really That Similar?" The English Graduate Student Organization's Annual Conference.  Old Dominion University, Norfolk, Virginia, 2000.

"In God's Country."  The English Graduate Student Organization's Annual Conference.  Old Dominion University, Norfolk, Virginia, 2000.

"Shaving."  Prince Books' Spring Reading Series.  Norfolk, Virginia, 1999. 

"The Contest."  The English Graduate Student Organization's Annual Conference. Old Dominion University, Norfolk, Virginia, 1999.