B.F.A., New York University, 1999
Fiction in Inkwell. Fiction forthcoming in Isotope.
Chapter Career Award, National Society of Arts and Letters (Bloomington chapter), 2005. Runner-up, BOMB Magazine Fiction Contest, 2004. Honorable Mention, Hunger Mountain's Howard Frank Mosher Short Story Contest, 2004. Runner-Up, Meridian's 2004 Editors' Prize for Fiction. Lois Davidson Ellis Fellowship in Fiction, Indiana University 2003-2004. Finalist, Katherine Anne Porter Prize for Fiction, Nimrod International, 2003. Waitership, Bread Loaf Writers' Conference, 2002.