Short Stories

“NC-17,” Fence, forthcoming
→ First Prize in Fiction, Summer Literary Seminars/Fence Contest

“Story Yellers,” The Iowa Review, 2018
First Runner-up, The Iowa Review Awards (judge: Amelia Gray)

“Be Tanly,” Indiana Review, 2016
Winner, Fiction Prize (judge: Laura van den Berg)

“Better Water,” West Branch, 2016

“The Tale of the Hag,” Guernica, 2016

“Three Phone Calls,” Texas Observer, 2015
→ Winner, Short Story Contest (judge: Stephen Graham Jones)

“First Story,” SmokeLong Quarterly, 2014

“Star of the River Opera,” Narrative, “Story of the Week,” 2012
→ Finalist, 30 Below Contest


“The Impossible Task of Remembering the Nanking Massacre,” The Atlantic, 2017

Interview with Lan Samantha Chang, Nashville Review, 2016

Interview with Stuart Dybek, Nashville Review, 2015

Review of Bald New World by Peter Tieryas Liu, Heavy Feather Review, 2014