Publications & Awards

sting

Cabbages & Kings, 2021, poetry
literary arts magazine of Monroe Community College

My poem titled sting has been published in Cabbages & Kings’ 74th issue.

sting, slump, raindrops, & the Princes

Dean’s Prize in Poetry, 1st place, 2021
University of Rochester

My selection of poems placed first for the Dean’s Prize in Poetry at the University of Rochester. These pieces exude, through imagery, the themes of love and writer’s block.

Writer’s Block

Monroe Community College’s 26th Annual Comics Anthology, 2020, comics
comics anthology

My first comics piece Writer’s Block has been published in mcc’s 26th annual comics anthology. This piece takes the figurative idea of writer’s block and brings it to life in a literal sense.

Strike Out

Burgundy Balloon, 2020, fiction
literary arts magazine

My fiction piece Strike Out has been published in Burgundy Balloon. This flashy is playful and follows two brothers on a double date to the movies.

Director

Burgundy Balloon, 2020, graphic art
literary arts magazine

Director is a graphic art piece published in Burgundy Balloon that represents looking to the future.

Seven Minutes of Heaven

Empty Closet Magazine, 2020, fiction
longest running lgbtq-focused magazine in the United States

My fiction piece titled Seven Minutes of Heaven has been published in Empty Closet Magazine, one of the oldest continuously-published lgbtq+ publications in America. This flash piece tackles coming out and identity. 

Bus Stop

Cabbages & Kings, 2020, fiction
literary arts magazine of Monroe Community College

My fiction piece titled Bus Stop has been published in Cabbages & Kings‘ 73rd issue. This flash story is about a little girl named Harper and the power of her imagination.

Your Style

Cabbages & Kings, 2020, collage art
literary arts magazine of Monroe Community College

Your Style is collage art that was published in Cabbages & Kings‘ 73rd issue. This piece features bright pinks, reds, and yellows and is made from magazines and construction paper.

The Woman Who Peeks

eggshells, 2020, fiction
creative writing capstone magazine

My flash fiction piece The Woman Who Peeks has been published in Monroe Community College’s creative writing capstone magazine. This flashy is provocative and pushes boundaries.

Photograph

Langlois Fiction Award, 2nd Place, 2020
English & Philosophy department of Monroe Community College

My piece Photograph was selected second place for the Langlois Fiction Award in the annual English & Philosophy department writing contests. This fiction story explores coming out, sexuality, and acceptance in a father-son relationship.

Yearn

Sink Hollow, 2019, creative nonfiction
literary arts magazine of Utah State University

My creative nonfiction piece Yearn has been published by Sink Hollow. This is the first creative nonfiction piece I’ve ever written, and it’s about unrequited love and sexuality.

When the Heart’s Voice Is Too Loud

Cabbages & Kings, 2019, fiction
literary arts magazine of Monroe Community College

My flash fiction piece When the Heart’s Voice Is Too Loud has been published in Cabbages & Kings‘ 72nd issue. This was my first publication. The piece is about heartbreak and its dangerous effects.