Professional Background and Personal Bio
My novel I Know Where I Am When I'm Falling was published in 2014. Some of my other stories can be found in Ploughshares, Moxie, The Christian Science Monitor, Rattapallax, Northern Virginia Review, Main Street Rag, Phoebe, So To Speak and elsewhere. I've written and edited art listings for The New Yorker, evaluated scripts for NBC, taught at various colleges around the world including Lenguas Vivas in Argentina and The American University of Rome, and worked as a bookseller at Politics and Prose in DC. I write a column and book reviews for Washington Independent Review of Books - and host a weekly podcast Read Me A Poem at The American Scholar Magazine.