Author of the novel KNOCK KNOCK, published by Omnium Gatherum Media and shortlisted for a Shirley Jackson Award. Three related novellas are forthcoming from Omnium Gatherum beginning with DELPHINE DODD in 2012.
My short stories have been published by Supernatural Tales, Horror Bound Magazine, Identity Theory, Other Voices, The Absent Willow Review, and in the anthology DETRITUS. I am a member of the speculative fiction group Wily Writers.
My 2008 resident artist project at New City Theater, "my new friends (are so much better than you)" was nominated for a Steinberg/ American Theatre Critics Association New Play Award and will be adapted as a Web video project in 2012.
As an undergraduate I won two Swarthout prizes for short fiction and edited a quarterly small press magazine. I earned a Master of Fine Arts degree at the University of Washington and received two National Endowment for the Arts Fellowships, for short fiction and drama.
My home town is Decatur, Georgia where I began writing stories and poems as a child. I now live in California with my husband, the novelist and game design writer Cory J. Herndon.