Novel Excerpts

From “Inner States”:

Short Stories:



How (Not) To Pitch A Magazine, Brian Kevin, Managing Editor, Down East magazine. Maine Writers and Publishers Alliance workshop, June 9, 2018

Unputdownable, Maine Writers and Publishers Alliance workshop, June 16, 2018

Devil in the Details, Maine Writers and Publishers Alliance workshop, August 18, 2018

Agents Editors Writers 2108. Belgrade Lakes, ME. September 22, 2018

MWPA PITCH. Portland. ME. September 29, 2018

Blackfly Writer’s Retreat. Grand Lakes Stream, ME. May 2 – 5, 2019 (I’m right in the middle…)

Marketing for Writers with Allison Pottern Hoch, July 2019

Blackfly Writers’ Retreat. Online, April 30- May 3, 2020

Real Talk, Tanya Whiton. Maine Writers and Publishers Alliance, June 2020.

How to Write a Play When You Don’t Want To (Or Feel Like You Can’t or Have No Idea How To Get Started), John Cariani. Blue Hill WORD conference, October 2020.

Electrify Your Fiction with Blair Hurley, Winter 2021. MWPA
Reading to Revise with Chaya Bhuvaneswar, February 2021  MWPA
Rewind, Fast Forward, Pause, Play with Maya Shanbhag Land, Spring 2021. MWPA
Write What You Don’t Know with Evgeniya Dame, August 2021 MWPA
MWPA PITCH. Online. September 25, 2021.
Marketing for Writers with Allison Pottern Hoch, October 2022.


Iota Short Prose Conference. Roosevelt Campobello International Park. July 8-1, 2017

AWP Annual Conference and Book Fair, March 7–10, 2018, Tampa, Florida

Atlanta Writers Conference, March 9-10, 2019


Iota Creative Nonfiction with Penny Guilsinger. Fall 2017 (Online).

Elements of the Novel, Ginger Moran. Fall 2017 (Online).

Creative Writing. Wesleyan University (Coursera). The Craft of Plot, Character, Setting and Description, and Style (Online). Fall 2018

Fiction Technique. Florida State University, Spring 2020.
Perspectives on the Short Story. Florida State University, Summer 2020