Other Publications


 The Best of Witness, Michigan State University Press, 2008.
            A reprint of my story “Jerry’s Kid” appears in this volume.
Prize Stories 1999: The O. Henry Awards.  Anchor Books, 1999.
            A reprint of my story “Burning” appears in this volume.
The 1997 Pushcart Prize XXI: Best of the Small Presses, Pushcart Press, 1997.
            A reprint of my story “Jerry’s Kid” appears in this volume.


“Enchantments,” Sewanee Review, Spring 2013.
           Reprinted in Byliner, Spring 2014.
“Blackout,” Glimmer Train, Winter 2011-2012.
“The Woman across the Table,” Confrontation, Fall 2010.
“Levitate,” Alligator Juniper, 2008.
            Nominated for a Pushcart Prize.
“Fag Killer,” Glimmer Train, Summer 2006.
“Train Wreck with Cattle,” Glimmer Train, 2004.
“The Defiant Ones,” Epoch, 2003.
“The Birth,” Epoch, 2002.
“The Land Giants Forgot,” Literal Latte, Summer 1999.
            First Prize in their fiction contest and nominated for a Pushcart Prize.
“Burning,” Fiction, Summer 1998.
            Won an O. Henry Award.
“Thuggee,” Other Voices, Winter 1997.
“The Boy Outside,” Alligator Juniper, Summer 1997.
            Nominated for a Pushcart Prize.
“Jerry’s Kid,” Witness, Summer 1995.
            Won a Pushcart Prize; was reprinted in the Pushcart annual anthology in 1997; reprinted in The Best of Witness, 2004; published again in book form from Michigan State University Press in 2008.
“The Bats, The Disk,” New England Review, Fall 1992.
“The Shooting,” Descant, Fall 1992.
“Private Room,” Greensboro Review, Summer 1991.
“Harvest,” Indiana Review, Summer 1991.
“Night Sound,” Beloit Fiction Journal, Spring 1991.
           Won Third Prize in Playboy’s College Fiction Contest, 1988; Tucson Arts Council Award of Merit,1990.
“Twilight,” West Branch, Fall 1990.
“Neckers,” New Mexico Humanities Review, Fall 1990.
“Apartment 21B,” Great River Review, Fall 1986.