Bio picI am an award-winning author with over 15 years of writing and editing experience. My fiction and essays have won awards from Nimrod, the North American Review, the Atlantic, and been nominated for a Pushcart Prize. My journalism has appeared in High Country News, Montana Outdoors, Brain, Child, and elsewhere. My book of short stories, Not a Thing to Comfort You, won the Iowa Short Fiction Award and is forthcoming from the University of Iowa Press in October 2019.