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Please Stop Trying to Leave Me

DEBUT NOVEL

Vintage Books, PRH

Acerbic, tenderhearted, and clever. . . . A well-crafted spiral of a story with hope at its center." —Kirkus Reviews

"[An] affecting and singular exploration of a woman’s attempts to live and write with mental illness." —Publishers Weekly

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A letter to the impossible things 
that require tending to

Epiphany Magazine | Non-Fiction

As I go to write this, during the same week that leaked documents reveal the Supreme Court’s desire to overturn Roe v. Wade, I struggle to say anything out of the safety of my created fictional worlds...

Consummation

Pank Magazine | Fiction

I am sending you this letter in response to what you asked me the other day after finding me in your rib cage. At the time, I wasn’t able to answer your question, because, as you probably noticed, I no longer have a mouth....

PLACES WE CALLED BY OTHER NAMES

Tiger Moth Review | Fiction

There is a place called Dragon Island that no one can find on a map. Dragon Island: A pseudonym. A sanctuary...

AMERICAN LOVE

Eleven and a Half Magazine | Fiction

There was a map with streets like veins, oceans like boys, and traffic like heat. It read in black: Eastham, Harwich, Barnstable, Hyannis, South Dennis. That summer Cape Cod smelled like salt and vodka...

That which is sacred

Giving Room Mag | Non-Fiction

Yesterday, we pulled our masks down and had our first kiss on the corner of 24th and 6th. The kiss came after sitting on a park bench in Madison Square Park in the early-spring cold for three hours...

Salt

Minetta Review | Poetry

He opens his mouth and offers it to you, butyou say that salt isn't good enough anymore,that you're tired of the taste...

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Screenwriting

Ocean Gray

Feature Length | Sci-Fi, Romance, Drama

Romance Award Winner. 

WorldFest-Houston International Film Festival. 2021.

Best Story Award. Buddha International Film Festival. 2020.

Gold Award Winner. WRPN.tv Screenplay Competition. 2021.

Third Place. Garden State Film Festival. 2021. 

Official Selection. Beverly Hills Film Festival. 2021.

Official Selection. New York Movie Awards. 2020. 

Finalist. Your Script Produced Screenplay Competition. 2021.

Nominee. Love Wins Film Festival. 2020.

Quarter Finalist. NYC Screenplay Awards. 2021.

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