Hometown: Prior Lake, Minnesota
B.A., University of St. Thomas, 1997
Fiction in the Sonora Review, Nebraska Review, and Greensboro Review; fiction forthcoming in THE HABIT OF ART: BEST STORIES FROM THE INDIANA UNIVERSITY FICTION WORKSHOP (Indiana University Press, 2005).
Georgia P. Albright Memorial Award in Literature, National Society of Arts and Letters (Bloomington chapter), 2002. William E. Wilson Fellowship in Fiction, Indiana University, 1999-2000. Honorable Mention, Lorian Hemingway Short Story Award, 1998.