Writing

Publications, Poetry & Fiction

“Wind-Shaped Woman,” Santa Fe Literary Review, Fall 2018

“Playa Sucio,” Cloudthroat, Issue 3, Summer 2018

“Sled Dogs”; “Crow Watching” in Red Ink: An International Journal of Indigenous Literature, Arts, & Humanities, Spring 2017

“Stucco and Solder” in Yellow Medicine Review, Fall 2016

“Scales” in Juked, June 2016

“Tristan” in Sheepshead Review, Fall 2012


Exhibitions

Estuarine Benham Art Gallery, Seattle, 2006. A mixed-media meditation on mortality, loss, and the tides of the sea.

Public Humiliation – YesYes Gallery, Olympia WA, 2005. Group photography show.

Tó Tsonii (Bitter Water Clan) – Capital Theatre; Olympia, WA, 2005. Photography exhibit of Dinétah.

Documentary: Europe, TESC Library Exhibit; 2004. Photo exhibit of travels through Europe.


Awards

Pushcart Prize Nomination: Short Fiction, November 2018

MFA Fiction Writing Award, Institute of American Indian Arts, May 2018

Writing By Writers Fellowship, 2017 & 2018

Tin House Workshop/IAIA Fellowship, July 2017

PEN/Robert J. Dau Short Story Prize (nomination), 2016

Truman Capote Trust Fellowship, IAIA; 2016-18


Residencies / Workshops

  • Ragdale Foundation, Lake Forest, IL; July 2018.
  • Playa Summer Lake Artist’s Residency; December 2017.
  • Vermont Studio Center; August 2015 & November 2017.
  • Writing By Writers Workshop, Tomales Bay, CA; Oct 2017, Oct 2018.
  • Indigenous Writer’s Symposium, Flagstaff Literary Arts Festival, Oct 2017.
  • Tin House Summer Workshop, Portland, OR; 2017.