Gay Zoo Day: Tales of Seeking and Discovery. Beautiful Dreamer Press. September 2017.

  • Winner of the Silver IBPA Benjamin Franklin Award for LGBT Literature

  • Semifinalist for the Conium Prize (2017)


Short Fiction

“The Boo Hag” in Oklahoma Pagan Quarterly (Forthcoming 2019)

  • Third Place Winner in Oklahoma Pagan Quarterly’s Spooky Samhain Contest

  • Semifinalist for the 2018 Saints and Sinners Short Story Contest

“Forest Mirror” in NonBinary Review (Winter 2018)

"What Used to Be Caracas" in Boston Review (Global Dystopias Issue, Fall 2017)

"Gay Zoo Day" in ImageOutWrite (Volume 5, Fall 2016)

"Olive Urchin" in Blinders (Issue 5, December 2016)

"The Self-Banished" in ink&coda (Issue 3.1, Winter 2016)

"The Unexpectedly Inclusive Rapture" in The Flash Fiction Press (November 2015)


Ekphrastic Fiction

“Glass Heart, Glass City” in Speculative City (Issue 5, September 2019)

A Feast for Clowns” in DREGINALD (Issue 15, October 2018)

"Ball" in Here Comes Everyone (November 2017)

"Foul Fairlie" in Quail Bell Magazine (December 2016)

"Sheffield Beach" in Queen Mob's Teahouse (September 2016)

"Bug" in Slink Chunk Press (September 2016)

"The Seven Verses of Grief" in Intrinsick Mag (August 2016)

"Blufyr" in Permafrost (Issue 38.1, Spring 2016)


Anthologized Fiction

“The Flotilla at Bird Island” in RWJF’s Take Us to a Better Place (Forthcoming Spring 2020)

"Mombasa Vengeance" in Gents: Steamy Stories from the Age of Steam (Lethe Press, 2018)

"Limerick" in Not Just Another Pretty Face (Beautiful Dreamer Press, 2016)

"Flyboys and Cowboys" in Cowboy Roundup (JMS Press, 2015)



“God Eats His Mistakes” in Entropy (November 2018)

"Gay Rapunzel" in Windmill's Identity Issue (March 2017)

"I Will Make Beautiful Memories" in Brain Mill Press (September 2016)

"Embarrassing Body" in Cactus Heart (Issue 14.5, Winter 2015)



"Ava Gardner" in Horny Poetry Review (Spring 2018)

"Two Local Boys" in MR. MA'AM (December 2018)

"Seasonal Depression" in Poetry Pacific (Issue 5.2, Autumn 2016)

"Spring Snow" in Poetry Pacific (Issue 5.2, Autumn 2016)


Selected Book Reviews

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Recent Highlights:

Else Roesdahl’s The Vikings. Spectrum Culture (September 2018).

Sarah Ward’s Aesop Lake. Spectrum Culture (August 2018).

Edmund White’s The Unpunished Vice. Spectrum Culture (August 2018).

Rick Benger’s Once Upon a Pancake. Spectrum Culture (July 2018).

Matt Haig’s How to Stop Time. Spectrum Culture (July 2018).

Qing Li’s Forest Bathing. Spectrum Culture (June 2018).

Gregory Blake Smith’s The Maze at Windermere. Spectrum Culture (June 2018).

Michael Ondaatje’s Warlight. Spectrum Culture (May 2018).

Karen Tidbeck’s Jagannath. Spectrum Culture (April 2018).

Madeline Miller’s Circe. Spectrum Culture (April 2018).


Selected Film Reviews

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Recent Highlights: 

Scaffolding. Spectrum Culture (October 2018).

Colette. Spectrum Culture (September 2018).

The House with the Clock in its Walls. Spectrum Culture (September 2018).

The Nun. Spectrum Culture (September 2018).

Let the Corpses Tan. Spectrum Culture (September 2018).

The Wild Boys. Spectrum Culture (August 2018).

What Keeps You Alive. Spectrum Culture (August 2018).

We the Animals. Spectrum Culture (August 2018).

The Miseducation of Cameron Post. Spectrum Culture (August 2018).

The Meg. Spectrum Culture (August 2018).

Scotty and the Secret History of Hollywood. Spectrum Culture (August 2018).

Good Manners. Spectrum Culture (July 2018).

Film and Entertainment Features

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Recent Highlights:

Halloween: H20. Spectrum Culture (September 2018).

Dracula: Dead and Loving It. Spectrum Culture (September 2018).

Black Sunday. Spectrum Culture (August 2018).

Spaceballs. Spectrum Culture (August 2018).

Screamers. Spectrum Culture (August 2018).

The Truman Show. Spectrum Culture (July 2018).

Caravaggio. Spectrum Culture (July 2018).

Top of the Lake and Top of the Lake: China Girl. Spectrum Culture (June 2018).

The Gift. Spectrum Culture (May 2018).



"Out in the Wild, Starring Mike McClelland" for This Podcast Will Change Your Life (Episode 165, September 2017)

PA native pens first short-story collection. Interview with Philadelphia Gay News. (July 2017)

Gay Georgia author to release first literary work this fall. Interview with The Georgia Voice. (June 2017)

Graduate Student Turns Life Lessons Into Published Work. Interview with Georgia College. (May 2017)

"Six Questions for Georgia Knapp, Michael McClelland and Simon Williamson, Editors, On The Veranda" on Six Questions For... (July 2016)

"The World's Leading Independent Agencies: The Jupiter Drawing Room & Partners" in Campaign Magazine



Co-Founder/Co-Editor-in-Chief, On the Veranda Literary Journal (2015 to 2017)

Assistant Fiction Editor, Arts & Letters (2016 to 2017)

Editorial Assistant/Circulation Assistant, Flannery O'Connor Review (2014 to 2016)

Editorial Assistant, The Allegheny Review (2006 to 2007)

Editorial Assistant, Film Criticism (2003 to 2004)


Sports Writing

"Duel of the Grass-Court Damsels" in The Daily Maverick

"All Hail King Novak, Ruler of Wimbledon and All Serbs" in The Daily Maverick