at New Pages. My talented friend Myfanwy Collins gets a nod for her story "Cowless, Rainbowless" published in Quay. That has to be one of the best titles I've ever read.
Remember to check out the latest installments of STORYGLOSSIA'S Issue # 22. Editor Steven J. McDermott discusses his choices on his blog.
Congratulations to my friend Laila Lalami for her recent good news!
Kelly Spitzer has been busy while I was away. She has more writer profiles and a showcase and much more on her blog.
- Originally from Vermont, I now live in North Carolina. My work can be found in recent issues of REAL: Regarding Arts and Letters, The Jabberwock Review, The Emerson Review, Storyglossia, The MacGuffin, Confrontation, Passages North, SmokeLong Quarterly, elimae, wigleaf, and Pank, among others, and forthcoming from Gargoyle #57 and REAL: Regarding Arts and Letters. One of my stories has been translated into Farsi by Asadollah Amraee, and many others by Jalil Jafari, two of which have been published in the Iranian journal, Golestaneh Magazine. For two years I worked as an assistant editor for Narrative Magazine. Currently, I serve as a mentor for Dzanc's Creative Writing Sessions. I'm working on two novels and a short story collection. In May, I was awarded the Carol Houck Smith Contributor Scholarship for the 2011 Bread Loaf Writers' Conference.