Curriculum Vitae July 2019

EDUCATION
PhD, Creative Writing, University of Utah, 2020 (expected)
MFA, Poetry, George Mason University, 2013
MA, Fiction, University of Cincinnati, 2008
BA, English, University of Cincinnati, 2006


PUBLICATIONS
Books: Nonfiction
under contract — Fit Into Me, Ampersand Books

Books: Verse Novels
2018 — Desire: A Haunting, Ampersand Books
2014 — We Take Me Apart, Ampersand Books (reprint; Mud Luscious Press, 2010)

E-books: Edited
2012 — Hybrid Beasts: A Red Lemonade Anthology, Red Lemonade

Chapbooks: Creative Nonfiction
2014 — Wild Thing, The Cupboard

Chapbooks: Poetry
2014 — Shadow Memories, included in Black Warrior Review 41.1
2010 — Anatomy for the Artist, Blossombones
2009 — Bloody Floral Sandals, Scantily Clad Press
2009 — Parts, Mud Luscious Press

Chapbooks: Fiction
2012 — Lost July, included in Frequencies, YesYes Books
2011 — Portrait of a Modern Family, Featherproof Minibooks

Anthologies: Poetry
2105 — Mad to Live Erased, “Morton Bonsey,” Ed. Randall Brown, Matter Press
2014 — (T)here: Writings on Returnings, Ed. Brandi Dawn Henderson, “Fruit,” Martlet & Mare, pp. 24–25
2013 — Multifesto: A Henri D’mescan Remix, Ed. Davis Schneiderman, “Henri d’Mescan: From Abstractions (1937),” Spuyten Duyvil, pp. 58–66
2012 — A Face to Meet the Faces: An Anthology of Contemporary Persona Poetry, Eds. Stacey Lynn Brown & Oliver de la Paz, “Picasso’s Heart,” U of Akron Press, pp. 318–321
2012 — In Those Days We, “Sarah” and “Matilda,” Ed. Jennifer Tomaloff, Light Into Verse
2012 — Bleed Me A River: A Domestic Violence Anthology, Ed. David S. Pointer, Westview
2010 — MLP Stamp Stories Anthology, Excerpts from We Take Me Apart, Ed. JA Tyler, Mud Luscious Press
2009 — MLP: The First Year, “parts,” Ed. JA Tyler, Mud Luscious Press
2008 — What Happened To Us These Last Couple Years? An Anthology of the Bush Years, “Sir Salman Rushdie,” “The Apology,” “Eat,” Ed. David Barringer, Elope Press

Anthologies: Fiction
2011 — Kartika Review Anthology, Ed. Christine Lee Zilka, “The parents, they have lost their daughter,” Kartika Press, p. 11
2010 — RE: Telling, Ed. William Walsh, “Down at the Dinghy,” Ampersand Books, pp. 116–117
2010 — A La Carte: Short Stories that Stir the Foodie In All of Us, Ed. S. Craig Renfroe, “Lavender Rose Petal Cheesecake,” Main Street Rag Publishing Co., pp. 108–112
2010 — Best of the Web 2010, Ed. Kathy Fish, “The Sky as John Saw It . . . ,” Dzanc Books, pp. 228–229
2009 — Best of the Web 2009, Ed. Lee K. Abbott, “The American,” Dzanc Books, pp. 122–123
2009 — Dogzplot Flash Fiction, “July in Cincinnati,” Ed. Barry Graham, Paper Hero
2001 — Feral Parakeets & Other Stories, “My Weakness,” Ed. Ryck Neube, Cincinnati Writers Project

Periodicals: Creative Nonfiction
2016 — Banango, “Dreaming of a Thousand Things”
2016 — apt, “Hermes, in medias res
2015 — Stirrings, “You Know You’re Adopted When”
2015 — The Margins, “The Bridge At No Gun Ri”
2015 — Drunken Boat, “Your Name Is Rose”
2015 — Origins, “Because Mary Ruefle says she’s convinced the first lyric poem was witness to the moon and that the moon was witness to the event”
2015 — Prime Number, “The Only Thing I Can Think of Is Heartbreak”
2013 — Necessary Fiction, “The Other Things We Do: Dance”
2012 — Psychopomp, “Wild Thing”
2012 — Puerto del Sol, Chapters One-Four from Beauty: An Adoption, No. 47-1
2009 — anderbo, “Problems”

Periodicals: Fiction
2015 — Heavy Feather Review, “Creation Myth”
2015 — Bombay Literary Magazine, “The American”
2014 — Necessary Fiction, excerpts from Fit Into Me
2013 — First Inkling, “Fit Into Me”
2011 — Housefire, “These Tender Balloons”
2010 — Cartographer Electric!, “Baltimore Song” and “Lettuce Love”
2010 — Drunken Boat, “The Professional Lover”
2009 — apt, “Happy Birthday, Miss Penny Primrose,” No. 19
2009 — Emprise Review, “Potpourri”
2009 — Eyeshot, “The End of Blogging As We Now Know It”
2009 — Fawlt Magazine, “Eliza Little’s Leaving”
2009 — Kartika Review, “The parents, they have lost their daughter”
2009 — Mud Luscious, “The Dead Cells of the Day,” No. 07
2009 — Northville Review, “Paisley”
2009 — Night Train, “An”
2009 — [PANK], “How a Girl Like Mary Got Giggle Water Drunk in Johnny Oe’s Struggle Buggy,” No. 03
2009 — Quick Fiction, “Procession,” No. 14
2009 — Robot Melon, “Apple Baby Moses Law,” No. 06
2009 — Titular, “Down at the Dinghy”
2008 — Abjective, “The Sky As John Saw It the Night Kate Sparkled”
2008 — Hobart, “Jesus or Happy Birthday”
2008 — Lamination Colony, “Last time it rained this hard the dog drowned”
2008 — Serendipity, “The Bees,” No. 09
2008 — Titular, “Six Feet Under”
2008 — Wigleaf, “Come See the Monkey”
2008 — Word Riot, “Three’s Your Limit”
2008 — Keyhole Magazine, “Georgia On My Mind”
2008 — UpRightDown, “The American,” No. 01

Periodicals: Poetry
2014 — Sugar Mule, excerpts from Desire: A Haunting
2014 — OmniVerse (“ZombieVerse” Issue), “parts”
2013 — Columbia Poetry Review, “Iris, Christmas Eve”
2013 — Experiment-O, excerpt from Ogie: A Ghost Story
2013 — Line Break, “Fruit” and “Dear Satomi Shirai”
2013 — Lucid Play, excerpts from Ogie: A Ghost Story
2013 — Similar:Peaks::, excerpt from Ogie: A Ghost Story
2013 — Unshod Quills, excerpt from Ogie: A Ghost Story
2013 — Prick of the Spindle, excerpts from Ogie: A Ghost Story
2012 — Barrelhouse, “No Nation Woman”
2012 — Nickel Steak, “Welcome to the Carnival”
2012 — Pear Noir!, “Best. Summer. Ever.” No. 07
2012 — So It Goes: Literary Journal of the Kurt Vonnegut Memorial Library, “War Wear”
2011 — Dinosaur Bees, “Die with me when I die”
2011 — Gargoyle, “Bug, Car, Man: A Triptych,” “A Wanderer Plays on Muted Strings,” “Is to love an imperative infinitive?” and “Velveteen,” No. 57
2011 — Matter Press: Journal of Compressed Creative Arts, “Marge Next Door”
2011 — Midwestern Gothic, “War Wear,” No. 01
2011 — Necessary Fiction, “Rain”
2011 — Requited Journal, “My house is filled with flowers. The walls are bare.”
2011 — Sixth Finch, “As long as there is breath in me”
2011 — Tarpaulin Sky, Prologue and 1.1 from Rosalia
2011 — Verse Daily: Weekly Web Feature, “Desire”
2011 — Wonderfort, “How I dressed for dinner every evening”
2011 — Wrong Tree Review, “Nothing says home like Boredom,” No. 03
2010 — Artifice Magazine, “Love, Wolf,” No. 02
2010 — Poets for Living Waters, “Glass Cinders” and “Reborn”
2010 — Dark Sky Magazine, excerpts from Portrait of a Modern Family
2010 — Eleven Eleven, “pea,” “cocoa,” No. 09
2010 — ESQUE, Prologue from Rosalia
2010 — IsReads, “No. 1”
2010 — JMWW, “The Peacock Lady” and “Featherman”
2010 — > Kill Author, “Hunt Her, Gather Her”
2010 — Monkeybicycle, “Sadness, War, Heartbreak,” No. 07
2010 — Moon Milk Review, “pea”
2010 — Necessary Fiction, “Erasure” and “Soulkeeper”
2010 — The Nervous Breakdown, “egg”
2010 — Octopus Magazine, Chapters 2–4 from Rosalia, No. 14
2010 — Robot Melon, “Field Mice,” No. 11
2010 — Slingshot Litareview, “Disappear”
2010 — Thunderclap Magazine, “Gone fishin’ suckas!” No. 04
2010 — TRNSFR, “On 9th,” No. 03
2010 — Turk’s Head Review, “Morning” and “Greet Me”
2010 — Vinyl, “Desire”
2010 — Yesterday’s Bouquet, “What is the story of legs” and “Happy Easter, Meg”
2009 — Barrelhouse, “I Cook, I Clean”
2009 — The Battered Suitcase, “Milk Butter and Rose Petal Lip Balm”
2009 — Big Toe Review, “A Letter, A Number, Some Punctuation”
2009 — Blue Print Review, “faith”
2009 — Counterexample Poetics, “by the bony structure of the upper limb—”
2009 — decomP magazinE, “Queen Hibiscus” and “You are the weeper and I am the grower”
2009 — Dogzplot, “July in Cincinnati”
2009 — elimae, “Instead of flying in for her thirty-first birthday”
2009 — Everyday Genius, “chicken”
2009 — Finery, “Anatomical Terminology,” No. 06
2009 — For Every Year, “Where are the snows of yesteryear?”
2009 — FRiGG, “by muscles of the upper limb—” and “by muscular system of the upper limb and its function—”
2009 — Oak Bend Review, “Anechka Rybalsky is a tree”
2009 — [PANK], “Beneath Mosquito Netting I Imagine,” No. 03
2009 — Pax Americana, “Reunion,” No. 12
2009 — Pear Noir!, “Chilled Pear and Rose Petal Soup,” No. 02
2009 — Red Peter, “Body” and “Easter Monday”
2009 — Tuesday Shorts, “I ate a slice of orange today”
2009 — Unscroll, “Burned”
2009 — Whiskey Island Magazine, “parts,” No. 57
2009 — Yesterday’s Bouquet, “gratitude,” “mission,” “courage,” and “bouquet”
2008 — Six Sentences, “Once upon a train”
2008 — Tulip, “dandelions”

Periodicals: Conducted Interviews & Conversations
2015 — Best American Poetry blog, “Gender, Genre, & Hybridity: A Conversation between Kristina Marie Darling and Molly Gaudry”
2012 — Lit Pub, “A Conversation with Carmen Gimenez Smith”
2011 — Lit Pub, “A Conversation with Blake Butler”
2011 — Lit Pub, “An Interview with Lidia Yuknavitch”
2011 — Big Other, “A Conversation with Kristina Born”
2010 — HTML Giant, “An Interview with Evan Lavender-Smith”
2010 — Keyhole Magazine, “An Interview with Ben Loory”
2010 — Keyhole Magazine, “An Interview with Ken Sparling”
2010 — Keyhole Magazine, “An Interview with Christopher Higgs”
2009 — Keyhole Magazine, “An Interview with Andrew Zornoza”
2009 — Rumble Magazine, “An Interview with Claudia Smith”
2009 — Keyhole Magazine, “A Conversation with Amelia Gray”
2009 — Keyhole Magazine, “A Conversation with Lily Hoang”
2009 — Keyhole Magazine, “An Interview with Joshua Michael Stewart”
2009 — Keyhole Magazine, “An Interview with Darrin Doyle”
2009 — Keyhole Magazine, “Lydia Millet on My Happy Life
2009 — Keyhole Magazine, “An Interview with JC Hallman”
2009 — Keyhole Magazine, “An Interview with Kyle Beachy”
2009 — Keyhole Magazine, “BR Smith on ‘The Countrymen (Haiti, 1798)’”
2009 — Keyhole Magazine, “An Interview with Shane Jones”
2009 — Keyhole Magazine, “Benjamin Percy on Descriptive Language”
2009 — Keyhole Magazine, “An Interview with Thomas Glave”
2008 — Keyhole Magazine, “Anthony Doerr on ‘The Hunter’s Wife’”
2008 — Keyhole Magazine, “Charles J. Hanley on The Bridge at No Gun Ri”
2008 — Keyhole Magazine, “Richard Garcia on ‘My Grandmother’s Laughter’”

AWARDS & HONORS
2018 — Finalist, Crab Orchard Series Poetry Open Competition, What Are You?
2016 — Shortlisted, Graywolf Nonfiction Prize, Fit Into Me
2011 — Finalist, 14th Annual Asian Am. Literary Award for Poetry, We Take Me Apart
2011 — Shortlisted, 2011 PEN/Joyce Osterweil Award for Poetry, We Take Me Apart
2010 — Selected by Brian Evenson, Wigleaf's Top 50 (Very) Short Fictions, “I Cook, I Clean”
2010 — Selected by Kathy Fish, Dzanc Books’ Best of the Web 2010, “The Sky as John Saw It the Night Kate Sparkled”
2009 — Finalist, Firewheel Chapbook Award, Problems of Depiction
2009 — Finalist, Rose Metal Press’s 3rd Annual Short Short Fiction Chapbook Contest, Come See the Monkey and Other Stories
2009 — Longlisted, Wigleaf’s Top 50 (Very) Short Fictions, “The Sky as John Saw It the Night Kate Sparkled”
2009 — Selected by Serendipity, Final/Best-of Issue, “The Bees”
2009 — Selected by Lee K. Abbott, Dzanc Books’ Best of the Web 2009, “The American”
2006 — Honorable Mention, Academy of American Poets Prize, “Today”
2003 — Recipient, Hopton Short Story Prize, University of Cincinnati, “Monitu”

Nominations
2018 — Nominated by English Department, Graduate Research Fellowship, University of Utah
2016 — Nominated by apt, Best of the Net, “Hermes: In Medias Res”
2013 — Nominated by Prick of the Spindle, Pushcart Prize, Excerpts from Desire
2012 — Nominated by Garrett Hongo, “Asian American Portraits of Encounter,” National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institute, Washington, DC
2012 — Nominated by Garrett Hongo, TA Fellowship, Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference
2012 — Nominated by Pedro Ponce, ALMA (Annual Laurentian Mentorship in the Arts) Honorarium, St. Lawrence University
2011 — Nominated by PEN Member Dawn Raffel, PEN/Joyce Osterweil Award for Poetry, We Take Me Apart
2011 — Nominated by Mud Luscious Press, Asian Am. Literary Award, We Take Me Apart
2010 — Nominated by Monkeybicycle, Pushcart Prize, “Sadness, War, Heartbreak”
2009 — Nominated by Emprise Review, Pushcart Prize, “Potpourri”
2009 — Nominated by Whiskey Island Magazine, Pushcart Prize, “Parts”
2009 — Nominated by Abjective, Dzanc Books’ Best of the Web 2010, “The Sky as John Saw It the Night Kate Sparkled”
2009 — Nominated by Mud Luscious Press, Best of the Web 2010, “Dead Cells of the Day”
2009 — Nominated by Yesterday’s Bouquet, Best of the Web 2010, “gratitude”
2009 — Nominated by Mud Luscious Press, Pushcart Prize, Excerpts from We Take Me Apart
2009 — Nominated by PANK, Pushcart Prize, “Beneath mosquito netting I imagine”
2009 — Nominated by Big Toe Review, Best of the Net 2009, “A Letter, A Number, Some Punctuation: After Richard Garcia”
2009 — Reader-nominated, storySouth’s Million Writers Award, “Georgia on My Mind”
2009 — Nominated by Serendipity, The Year’s Best Fantasy & Horror, “The Bees”

GRANTS & FELLOWSHIPS
2019–2020 — Graduate Fellow Consultant, Center for Teaching & Learning Excellence, University of Utah
2018–2020 — Steffensen Cannon Fellowship, The Graduate School, University of Utah
2018–2019 — Graduate Research Fellowship (Offer Declined), The Graduate School, University of Utah
2013–2015 — Vice Presidential Fellowship, English Department, University of Utah
2010–2013 — Personal Statements Fellowship, Honors College, George Mason University

Student Award Supervision
9 Critical Language Scholarships
2 Fulbright Research Grants
9 Fulbright Teaching Assistantships
2 Boren Awards
1 Truman Scholarship
1 National Science Foundation Woman of the Year Grant

INVITED TALKS
2017 — University of Alabama, Bankhead Series Literary Salon, “The Acceptance of Influence: How Tender Buttons Was Taken Apart to Make We Take Me Apart,” Tuscaloosa, AL, February 23
2009 — “Flash Fiction,” Randall Brown’s Fiction Workshop, Rosemont College, Rosemont, PA

Skype Visits
2014 — “Verse Novels and We Take Me Apart,” Ryder Collins’s Graduate Workshop, Mount Mary College
2013 — “Verse Novels and We Take Me Apart,” Lily Hoang’s Master’s Workshop, New Mexico State University

CONFERENCE PANELS
2014 — AWP, “Shouting In A Crowded Room: Challenges In Expanding Small-Press Readership,” Seattle, WA
2014 — AWP, “So You Want To Build A Platform: But What Is It & Why Do You Need One? Women Writers and Editors Speak Out,” Seattle, WA
2013 — Johns Hopkins University, 5th Annual Conversations & Connections: Practical Advice on Getting Published, “Literary Citizenship,” Baltimore, MD
2012 — Yale Writers’ Conference, “Small Press Publishing: Akashic Books, Bellevue Literary Press, Small Beer Press, and Lit Pub,” New Haven, CT
2011 — 3rd Annual Asian American Literary Festival, Asian American Writers’ Workshop, “Poetry Showcase: Molly Gaudry, Kimiko Hahn, Garrett Hongo, and Tracy K. Smith,” Melville House, Brooklyn, NY
2011 — Johns Hopkins University, 4th Annual Conversations & Connections: Practical Advice on Getting Published, “The Nature of the Digital Landscape,” Baltimore, MD
2011 — AWP, “The Audacity of Scope: Crafting the Book-length Poem,” Washington, DC
2009 — Johns Hopkins University, 3rd Annual Conversations & Connections: Practical Advice on Getting Published, “Flash Fiction,” Baltimore, MD
2008 — AWP, “Giving High School Writers the Tools They Need to Engage in Long-Term Projects,” Fiction and Drama Panel, Pedagogy Forum, New York City, NY

DEPARTMENTAL TALKS
2016 — “Small Press Publishing,” Utah Daily Chronicle Writers’ Workshop, University of Utah, SLC, UT
2011 — “What Undergraduates Need to Know About Publishing,” Undergraduate English Society, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA
2010 — “Personal Statements for Graduate School Applications,” George Mason University, Lecture and Public Workshop, Fairfax, VA, November 3
2010 — “Crafting the Personal Statement,” George Mason University, GMU’s Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation, Graduate and Fellowship Panel, Fairfax, VA, October 27
2010 — “Verse Novels and We Take Me Apart,” Kenneth Pobo’s Senior Seminar, Widener University, Chester, PA
2010 — “Online Publishing & Small Presses,” Michael Cocciarale’s Senior Seminar, Widener University, Chester, PA
2008 — “Publishing & Editing,” with Nicola Mason and Don Bogen, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH
2008 — “Torture in Cultural and Literary (Con)texts: Animal Rights, Domestic Abuse, Abu Ghraib, and Aimee Bender’s ‘End of the Line,’” Representing Violence: Literature & Visual Cultures, Ropes Graduate Colloquium, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH

INVITED READINGS
2019 — Weber State University, Ogden, UT, March 12
2019 — Water Witch Reading Series, Water Witch Bar, SLC, UT, February 7
2017 — University of Alabama, Bankhead Series, Historic Drish House, Tuscaloosa, AL, February 24
2015 — Asian Writers Book Club Luncheon & Reception, SLC, UT
2014 — City Art Book Festival, SLC Public Library, UT, October 1
2014 — Blood Market Series, The Republican, SLC, UT
2014 — Muzzle + Vinyl, Lucid Lounge, Seattle, WA, February 28
2012 — Working Dog Reading Series, Finch Lane Gallery, SLC, UT
2012 — Revolution, Independence, Freedom: A Literary Salon, Vermilion, OH
2012 — Call Your Girlfriend, Blue Moon Cafe, Washington, DC
2012 — Literary Death Match, DC9, Washington, DC, March 7
2012 — Table X/Y Reading Experiment, Outer Space Studio, Chicago, IL, March 2
2012 — Propaganda Reading, Haymarket Pub, Chicago, IL
2011 — Page Turner: AAWW Annual Literary Festival, Melville House, Brooklyn, NY, October 29
2011 — UMass Boston Presents MLP, UMass Boston Bookstore, Boston, MA, October 27
2011 — Colorado State University MLP, Equinox Brewing, Fort Collins, CO, October 16
2011 — Bad Show Affair, Lost Lake Lounge Denver, CO, October 15
2011 — Loud Fire Series, The Soundry, Vienna, VA
2011 — The Three Tents Reading Series, The Big Hunt, Washington, DC, July 17
2011 — Women Kickass Writers, Goodbye Blue Monday, NYC, NY, May 13
2011 — Divination, Ireland’s Four Provinces, Washington, DC, February 3
2010 — Great Lakes, Great Times, Ann Arbor, MI, November 21
2010 — TRNSFR Launch, Pete’s Candy Store, NYC, NY, October 23
2010 — Artifice Magazine Release, Wonderland Ballroom, Washington, DC, October 14
2010 — Barrelhouse Presents, The Black Squirrel, Washington, DC, September 18
2010 — Dogzplot & JMWW Reading, Normal’s Bookstore, Baltimore, MD, September 11
2010 — Monumental Reading Series, Baltimore, MD
2010 — Kindling Reading Series, Vienna, VA
2010 — Barrelhouse Presents Moon Milk Review, Washington, DC
2010 — The Broad Set Reading Series, Philadelphia, PA
2010 — Last Rites Reading Series, Baltimore, MD
2010 — Enclave Reading Series, NYC, NY, April 24
2010 — Mud Luscious & Flatmancrooked, AWP 2010, Denver, CO
2010 — Dogzpank, AWP 2010, Denver, CO
2010 — Chapter & Verse, Philadelphia, PA, March 27
2010 — Ding Dong Lounge, New York, NY, March 21
2010 — 440 Reading Series, 440 Gallery, Park Slope, NY, March 21
2010 — 510 Reading Series, A Minas Gallery, Baltimore, MD, March 20
2009 — Myopic Books, Providence, RI, December 5
2009 — Dire Literary Series, Out of the Blue Art Gallery, Cambridge, MA, December 4
2009 — KGB Bar, NYC, NY, May 26
2009 — The Book Cellar, Chicago, IL, February 11 

RADIO, PODCASTS, & STAGE PERFORMANCES
2016 — This Choice Podcast, “This Choice: Molly Gaudry”
2015 — The Drunken Odyssey Podcast, “Buzzed Books #22: We Take Me Apart
2014 — The Missouri Review’s Soundbooth Podcast Series
2011 — KKUP 91.5 FM, “Out of Our Minds,” host JP Dancing Bear, Cupertino, CA
2011 — Sweet! Actors Reading Writers, “Picasso’s Heart,” “Die with me when I die,” NYC, NY
2010 — Orange Alert Podcast, “‘The Peacock Lady’ and ‘Featherman,’” Chicago, IL
2009 — Apostrophe Cast, “Molly Gaudry reads from We Take Me Apart,” NYC, NY

TEACHING EXPERIENCE
Yale Writers’ Workshop, Resident Faculty

Short Stories Workshop (Summer: 2015, 2017, 2018)
Flash Fiction Workshop (Summer: 2013, 2014, 2015)
The Lyric Essay (Summer: 2015)

La Europa Academy, Instructor
Creative Writing Workshop: 25 Works (2019: Term 4)
Creative Writing Workshop: Contemporary Short Fiction (2019: Term 3)
Creative Writing Workshop: Fables & Fairy Tales (2018: Term 2)
College Application Essays (2018: Term 1, Term 2)

University of Utah, Instructor
Intermediate Writing (Fall 2015, Fall 2017, Spring 2017, Spring 2018)
Intro to Creative Writing (Spring 2016, Spring 2018)
Writing Fiction (Spring 2016)

The Company of Writers, Instructor
Teen Girls’ Fiction Workshop (Summer 2015)

Northern Virginia Community College, Adjunct Instructor
College Composition (Fall 2010)

Widener University, Adjunct Instructor
Composition and Critical Thought (Fall 2009, Spring 2010)
Adv. Exposition & Lit, “Hope: Literature for Hard Times” (Spring 2010)
Adv. Exposition & Lit, “Ecocriticism” (Fall 2009)

Widener University Delaware Law School, Adjunct Instructor
Composition and Critical Thought, “Ways of Seeing” (Spring 2010)

Widener University, Tutor
Writing Center (Fall 2009–Spring 2010)

Lighthouse Management & Phoenix Halfway Houses, Instructor
Pre-GED and GED (Fall 2008, Spring 2009)

Pennell Elementary School, Instructor
Pre-GED and GED (Fall 2008, Spring 2009)

University of Cincinnati, Instructor           
Freshman Composition with Service Learning Component, “The History and Future of the School for Creative and Performing Arts” (Spring 2008)
Freshman Composition (Fall 2007)

School for Creative and Performing Arts, Volunteer Instructor
Flash Fiction Workshop (2008–2009)
First Novel Chapter Workshop (2007–2008)
Short Story Workshop (2006–2007)

University of Cincinnati, Learning Assistance Center, Tutor
English (Summer 2007)

University of Cincinnati, English Department, Tutor
Writing Center (Fall 2006–Spring 2007)

SERVICE
To Institution
Assistant Editor, J19: The Journal of Nineteenth-Century Americanists, 2018–present
Writing Coach, University of Utah, Veterans Support Center, Salt Lake City, UT, 2018–present
Member, Review Committee, Dreamers Connecting Our Community Union Scholarship, University of Utah, 2019
Member, Review Committee, Union Student Leader Scholarship, University of Utah, 2019
Member, Graduate Student Committee, Open-Rank Fiction Search, University of Utah, 2019
Mentor, George Mason University Undergraduate English Society, Fairfax, VA, 2010–2013
Mentor, Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (STEM fields), George Mason University, 2010–2013
Juror, Regional Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, Howard University, Washington, DC, 2012
Mentor, School for Creative and Performing Arts, Cincinnati, OH, 2006–2008
Judge, Corbett-Mayerson Creative Writing Award for Outstanding Senior Project at the School for Creative and Performing Arts, Cincinnati, OH, 2008
Assessor, University of Cincinnati Cincinnatus Scholarship, Cincinnati, OH, 2008

To Community (selected)
Founder and Publisher, The Lit Pub, 2011–present
Blurbs provided for over 25 emerging authors’ books, 2009–present
Judge, Sejong Writing Competition: Junior, Senior, & Adult Essay Categories (2019, 2018)
Reader, Tupelo Press Sunken Garden Poetry Prize, 2018
Reader, The Chautauqua Janus Prize, 2018
Charms Professor (Poetry, ages 11-18), O.W.L. Camp, Salt Lake County Library, 2018
Judge, Literary Death Match, SLC, UT, 2018
Judge, Wasatch Iron Pen Competition, SLC Arts Festival, SLC, UT, 2104
Reader, Ronald Sukenick/FC2 Innovative Fiction Contest, SLC, UT, 2013
Inaugural Guest Editor, Hybrid Beasts, Red Lemonade’s 1st Annual Anthology, 2012
Publisher, Willows Wept Press/Cow Heavy Books, 2008–2012
Co-founding Editor, Twelve Stories, 2008–2012
Judge, The Doctor TJ Eckleburg Review Summer Prosetry Contest, 2011
Contributor, Big Other, 2009–2011
Book Reviewer, American Book Review, 2011
Guest Editor, SmokeLong Quarterly (Weekly Edition), 2010
Book Reviewer, East&West Magazine, 2009–2010
Founding Editor, Willows Wept Review, 2008–2010
Associate Editor, Keyhole Magazine, 2008–2010