Curriculum Vitae

 

Publications

“Trumpet.” The Berkeley Fiction Review. Issue 31. April 2011.

“Aqueduct.” NANO Fiction. Vol. 3, No. 1. Nov. 2009.

“Curtains.” The Porter Gulch Review. May 2009.

Self-Publications

“The Memoriam.” Interspecies, Vol. 1, The Inlari Sagas. Kōsa Press. May 27, 2016.

“Exodus.” These Broken Worlds. Kōsa Press. July 10, 2015.

“The Crossbreed.” These Broken Worlds. Kōsa Press. July 10, 2015.

A Good Show. May 2, 2015.

The Runner. Dec. 17t, 2014.

The Advance. Mar. 17, 2014.

Des Moines. Mar. 4, 2014.

Interviews

Writers Unite Podcast. Interviewed by Dana Leipold. June 14, 2015.

Experience

Kōsa Press — Founder & Publisher, Feb. 2015 – Present.

Write Draft Critique: the Virtual Writer Workshop — Director & Creator, May 2014 – Present.

Freelance Editor, 2010 – 2014.

Instant City — Editor, 2005 – 2006.

The Headlights Journal — Poetry Editor, 2000 – 2001.

Live Readings & Performances

Works in Progress. Mills College, Oakland, CA. Sep. 15, 2009.

The Porter Gulch Review Release Reading. Cabrillo College, Aptos, CA. May 29, 2009.

SOULFUL: A Mills College Reading Series. Mills College, Oakland, CA. April 28, 2009.

Laurel Book Store Reading. Oakland, CA. December 2, 2008.

Fiction Awards & Accolades

“The Runner.” Flash Fiction Friday. Flashversary 2014 Contest. Semi-Finalist, Finalist & Honorable Mention. Dec. 2014.

“Trumpet.” The Berkeley Fiction Review. Sudden Fiction Contest. 3rd Place Winner. April 2011.

“Aqueduct.” NANO Fiction. NANO Prize Contest. Finalist. Nov. 2009.

Five Moments. Glimmer Train. Very Short Fiction Competition. Finalist & Honorable Mention. Feb. 2009.

Scholarships & Fellowships

English Composition Teacher Assistant Fellowship, Mills College, 2009-10.

GR English Alumnae Scholarship, Mills College, 2009.

GR English Alumnae Scholarship, Mills College, 2008.

Education

MFA, English Creative Writing. Emphases in fiction, grammar, and education. Mills College, May 2010.

BA, English Creative Writing. Emphasis in fiction. SFSU, May 2006.