My short stories have been published in Pacific Review, Heliotrope, In*tense, Mind in Motion, Sidewalks, Rockhurst Review, Sunspinner, Wazee Journal, Howl, Toasted Cheese, and other journals. My nonfiction has appeared in Herizons, Lifeboat: A Journal of Memoir, Pilgrimage and a variety of newspapers and other publications. I'm a graduate of the M.A. creative writing program at California State University Northridge and live in Long Beach, California.