C.V. ︎


School of Art Institute of Chicago | Chicago, IL | M.F.A. in Writing
        Thesis: The Racket is Unbelivable | May 2023
        Research: Indexing an Intimate Reality: Merle Hoyleman’s Private Mythology in Asp of the Age, In-Progress

University of Georgia | Athens, GA | B.A. in English
        Creative Writing Emphasis, History Minor | December 2019
        Directed Study with Magdalena Zurawski


Artsy, New York City, NY
       Staff Writer | October 2023 - Present

Chicago Reader, Chicago, IL
        Contributing Writer | February 2022 - Present

GROTTO, New York City, NY & Baltimore, MD
        Co-Founding Editor | March 2023 - Present

Freelance Writer, Self Employed
       The Washington Post, Giddy, Numero, Heavy Feather Review


Thought Factory, Atlanta, GA
       Creative Strategist | April 2023 - September 2023

The Beet, New York City, NY
        Staff Writer | January 2021 - January 2023

Schuylkill Valley Journal, Philadelphia, PA
        Dispatches Editor | October 2021 - October 2022

School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
        Teacher’s Assistant | August - December 2021

Stillpoint Literary Magazine, Athens, GA
        Co-Senior Editor | August 2016 - May 2019


Vermont Studio Center |  Johnson, VT | Writer in Residence
        January 2023

Sundress Academy of the Arts |  Knoxville, TN | Writer in Residence
        January 2020

Awards, Grants, Nomination

• Rotten Tomatoes x Chicago Film Critics Association's "Writers to Watch" | April 2023

• Recipient of a Vermont Studio Center Grant | January 2023

• Finalist for 2022 Quarterly West Chapbook Contest | November 2022

• Winner of Vermont Studio Center Broadside Competition (w/ Parker Luse) | May 2020

• Poetry Pushcart Nomination for Voicebox | October 2019


Lucy Danziger  
Editor-in-Chief at The Beet

Taryn Allen
Associate Editor at Chicago Reader

David Kyle Choe
Managing Partner at Though Factor

Patrick Durgin
Professor at School of the Art Institute of Chicago