Press & Events

Dragon Con 2022

9/1/22 – 9/5/22

I’m proud to announce that I’ve been invited to attend Dragon Con 2022 as a professional guest.

I’ll share updates on my panels and readings as they are scheduled.

StokerCon 2022

5/12/22 – 5/15/22

I’ve been invited as a panelist to StokerCon 2022.

The two panels I’ll speak on are “The Gothic in Horror and Dark Fantasy” and “Writing Routines and Schedules: Are They For You or Not?

I also have a digital reading of my story “Love Letters From the Devil’s Beard” which can be viewed on-demand as part of the event.

Writing for a Living Colloquium

11/22/21

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga invited me and three other local alums to share our experience being full-time writers with English MA graduate students. We covered how we leverage our Master degrees in English to make a living, as well as how we maintain our full-time writing schedules.

The Best Horror of the Year Vol. 13

11/16/21

Every year Ellen Datlow—or as the New York Times calls her, “the venerable queen of horror anthologies”—releases a summation of notable works in her Best Horror of the Year anthology. I’m honored she mentioned two of my short stories, “Phases of the Shadow” and “Women of the Mere,” as standouts in Vastarien Vol. 3 and Places We Fear to Tread respectively.

Hamilton County Harold

6/25/21

A local reporter interviewed me about coming back to the office from the COVID-19 pandemic, including how my writing process was affected, whether or not an office environment aids my workflow, and how I balance my copywriting at Text Request alongside writing short stories. Read the digital article here.

Love Letter to Poe Podcast

6/10/21

You can listen to me narrate the audio version of my flash story “Tarantism” on the Love Letters to Poe podcast here.

StokerCon 2021

5/20/21 – 5/23/21

I was invited as a virtual guest panelist to StokerCon 2021.

Guests could watch the digital panel I appeared on, called “Portrayals of Mental Illness in Horror,” on-demand when they signed up for the convention.

I also had a digital reading of my story “The Lake of Poppets” that could be viewed on-demand as part of the event.

Cemetery Gates Media’s Featured New Voice in Horror

4/1/21 – 4/30/21

I was featured as Cemetery Gates Media‘s New Voice in Horror for the month of April.

You can check out the short interview I did for the Cemetery Gates Society column here.

The Dark Sky Twelve Podcast (Episode 31)

12/31/20

The host of Dark Sky Twelve invited me to their Christmas Eve Special to discuss all manner of spooky things, including my horror writing career, horror literature in general, the ghost story at Christmastime tradition, sleep paralysis, and much more.

The Southern Nightmare Reading Series (Episode 3)

8/27/20

The Southern Nightmares Reading Series is a monthly online event presented by the HWA Atlanta Chapter spotlighting Atlanta Horror Writers Association members and non-chapter members from around the world.

During the August 2020 event, I read a snippet of my story “Phases of the Shadow,” which you can watch here.