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I write fiction and creative nonfiction and teach writing and literature at the University of Hawai`i at Mānoa. My novel ALCESTIS, a retelling of the Greek myth, is available from Soho Press.

Read an excerpt from ALCESTIS here, or watch me read from the book here.


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An excerpt from my next novel, Killingly, is now up at TriQuarterly, Northwestern University’s literary journal. This is the Mt. Holyoke College novel, the Honeycrisp apple of my eye, my current labor of love — sadly neglected this summer due to the demands of organizing a move to Hawai’i from Ohio. I’m en route at the moment, encamped in Oregon at my mother...

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