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Short Stories

A Body More Than Flesh and Bone / The Offing

Once, Twice, Sold / Superstition Review

In Order to Form a More Perfect Union / Midnight Breakfast

The Heart is a Many-Roomed Palace / Arcturus


A Repository for All Our Hopes and Dreams / Evansville Review (print)

ChiaroscuroWyvern Lit

Let the Soft Animal of Your Body Love What it Loves / WhiskeyPaper

Memento Arbori / The Airgonaut  

Altiplano / Five on the Fifth

Survival Skills / Burnt Pine Magazine  

Synesthesia / Miracle Monocle  

You, Me, Paris / Human Parts 



A Gentle Swallowing and After the Goddess of Time Abandoned Us / Anomaly (South Asian Subcontinent Folio)

At the South Indian Restaurant, I Order the Thali Again / Tinderbox Poetry Journal

Behind the Old House / Reservoir

Unified Theory of the SensesBreakwater Review 

These Nine Days / The Indianapolis Review 

How to Read Palms and Not the Same as NamelessnessDaphne 

Crimean Helmet and Lady's Capuchin Hood / Ecotone 

The Scent of Life and Death and Smoke & Mirrors and Prescience / thread

If You Jump on That Rope Swing and Paper Cranes / Calamus Journal 

Figurative Disappearances / Gone Lawn 

We Are Not Made for Sea but for Sky The 2River View 

How to Survive Beauty (& Fragments) / Figroot Press 

Self-Portrait as Cathedral and Planar Geometry / The Mantle

Conscientious Daughter / TRACK//FOUR 

Aubade with Latest News and Strangelove (or, They Want You to Stop Worrying and Love the Mother of All Bombs) Rising Phoenix Review



How Does It Taste? / Manticore: Hybrid Writing from Hybrid Identities (Sundress Publications)

An Abridged List of Enduring Wants / Memoir Mixtapes 

Brief Encounters with Brutalist Buildings / Here Comes Everyone

Quartet / FishFood Magazine (print)

The Whole Six Yards re:asian  


Winner, Poetry Chapbook Contest (2017) / Bird's Thumb // for Matriarchetypes 

Finalist, Al-Simāk Award for Fiction (2017) / Arcturus // for The Heart is a Many-Roomed Palace

Finalist, Waasnode Short Fiction Prize (2018) / Passages North // for A Body More Than Flesh and Bone

Semi-Finalist, BOA Short Fiction Prize (2019) / BOA Editions // for Excavations (story manuscript)

Runner Up, Flash Fiction Contest (2017) / Wyvern Lit // for Chiaroscuro

Nominee, Pushcart Prize (2017) / by Burnt Pine Magazine // for Survival Skills

Nominee, Best Small Fictions (2017) / by Burnt Pine Magazine // for Survival Skills

Nominee, Pushcart Prize (2017) / by The Mantle // for Planar Geometry

Nominee, Bettering American Poetry Vol. 3 (2018) / by The Mantle // for Self-Portrait as Cathedral

Nominee, Best of the Net (2018) / by The Mantle // for Self-Portrait as Cathedral

Nominee, Best of the Net (2018) / by Gone Lawn // for Figurative Disappearances


Dispatches Editor & Book Reviews Editor, The Common

Fiction Mentor (2019), The Adroit Journal’s Summer Mentorship Program

Pink Door Fellow (2018)