Hometowns: Arlington Heights, Illinois, and Chicago
M.A., San Diego State University, 2004
B.A., Grinnell College, 2000
Fiction in Journal of Experimental Fiction and Artwell.com. Nonfiction in Muslim, Wake Up! Poetry in Sierra Nevada
College Review. General and Tuition Fellowship in Poetry, Squaw Valley Writers' Conference, 2005. Bloomington Transit Fellowship, Indiana University Writers' Conference, 2005. Darrell Burton Fellowship in Creative Writing, Indiana University, 2004-05. Member, Malia: A Collection of Italian American Women. Member, Arab-American Anti-Discrimination Committee. Intern, Fiction International, Fall 2003.