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

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

"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

"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

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

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

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



"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 (Forthcoming, Spring 2018)

"Polari Pantoum" in MR. MA'AM (Forthcoming, Spring 2018)

"Gobliny-Ass-Yaffingales" in MR. MA'AM (Forthcoming, Spring 2018)

"A Movie Sonnet" in MR. MA'AM (Forthcoming, Spring 2018)

"The Morning Bird" in MR. MA'AM (Forthcoming, Spring 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:

Bill Mares' and Jeffrey Danziger's The Full VermontySpectrum Culture (March 2018).

Matthew Griffin's Hide. Spectrum Culture. (March 2018).

Yasunari Kawabata's House of the Sleeping Beauties. Spectrum Culture (February 2018).

Gillian G. Gaar's Hendrix: The Illustrated Story. Spectrum Culture (January 2018). 

Dan Vyleta's Smoke. Spectrum Culture (November 2017).

Kristen Bakis's Lives of the Monster Dogs. Spectrum Culture (November 2017).

Jesmyn Ward's Sing, Unburied, Sing. Spectrum Culture (October 2017).


Selected Film Reviews

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Recent Highlights: 

Love, Simon. Spectrum Culture (March 2018).

1:54. Spectrum Culture (March 2018).

The Strangers: Prey at Night. Spectrum Culture (March 2018).

Red Sparrow. Spectrum Culture (March 2018).

Annihilation. Spectrum Culture (February 2018).

Peter Rabbit. Spectrum Culture (February 2018).

Bilal. Spectrum Culture (February 2018).

Saturday Church. Spectrum Culture (January 2018).


Film and Entertainment Features

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Recent Highlights:

The Ritual. Spectrum Culture (March 2018).

The Hallow. Spectrum Culture (February 2018).

Time Bandits. Spectrum Culture (February 2018).

Wide Open Spaces (20 Years Later). Spectrum Culture (January 2018).

Underworld. Spectrum Culture (January 2018).

Ricki and the Flash. Spectrum Culture (January 2018).

Rediscover: House. Spectrum Culture (December 2017).

Enzo Avitabile Music Life. Spectrum Culture (November 2017)



"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