Winner of seven Maryland State Arts Council Individual Artist Grant Awards, including 2015 award for playwriting 

​​Author of many stories and plays published in literary journals including Gargoyle, The Pushcart Prize, Alaska Quarterly Review, TriQuarterly, Painted Bride Quarterly, Night Train, Post Road, Third Coast, Sand, In Posse Review, and Cafe Irreal among many others

Author of many plays produced at such theatres as New Jersey Repertory, The Baltimore Theatre Project, Rochester Repertory, Cleveland Public Theatre and Revolution Theatre

Author of four yet to be published literary novels and novellas, "Shining Paths",  "Pablo, Pablito", "Rising To Go Down", and "A Bride at Every Funeral, A  Corpse at Every Wedding" (available for Kindle at