My fiction has appeared in Conjunctions, Mid-American Review, Hayden’s Ferry Review, Washington Square, etc. I’m also a sometime critic for The Comics Journal. My short story collection, I Am a Magical Teenage Princess, has received praise from Publishers Weekly, Rain Taxi, The Collagist, etc., as well as the authors Chris Bachelder, Alissa Nutting, Roxane Gay, and Michael Griffith. I have a Ph.D. in literature and creative writing from the University of Cincinnati. I live in Cincinnati.