”The Knife Chef”

Jean-Francois Suteau, Executive Pastry Chef at The Greenbrier and self-taught knifesmith, was a pleasure to interview for my recent profile in the Spring 2024 issue…

”Getting Well”

”Getting Well,” an essay excerpted from my hybrid memoir, The Unsustainable Farm, has been published in the Fall/Winter 2024 issue of Common Ground Review. Common…

“Without You”

Thanks to Philly literary pillar Moonstone Arts Center for including my poem “Without You” in their 27th Annual Poetry Ink Anthology, published in January, 2024.

Another Conversation with Silas House

The second installment of my interview with novelist and Kentucky State Poet Laureate Silas House was published by Woodshed on 31 August 2023. We discuss dogs, poetry, and a…

“Work Till the Whippoorwill Sings”

Greenbrier Valley Quarterly featured “Work Till the Whippoorwill Sings,” my profile of Jeff and Donna Diehl of Lockbridge Pottery (near Meadow Bridge, West Virginia) in…

A Conversation with Silas House

The first installment of my interview with novelist and Kentucky State Poet Laureate Silas House was published by Woodshed on 14 July 2023. We discuss…

“Sunday Drive”

Little Patuxent Review published my truck-love essay “Sunday Drive,” which is part of my hybrid memoir, in Issue 34 (Summer 2023), published on 25 June…

“The Enterprising Farmer”

MICA’s artsy literary journal Full Bleed featured my essay “The Enterprising Farmer,” which is part of my hybrid memoir, in their Materials Issue (6), which…

“Farming After Death”

Chautauqua Literary Journal kindly featured my essay “Farming After Death,” which is part of my hybrid memoir, in Issue 20.2 (published in June 2023).

“Laboring Toward Leisure”

Assay: A Journal of Nonfiction Studies published my essay “Laboring Toward Leisure” in Issue 9.1, on 1 October 2022. “Laboring Toward Leisure” is a shortened,…

“Grasping at Grace”

In their Summer 2022 Issue, Appalachian Review published my essay “Grasping at Grace,” in which I explore the way Paul Simon’s music wound through my…

“Pigs in Winter”

The Dewdrop published my lyric essay “Pigs in Winter“ in their “Way Seeking Mind” section on 10 August, 2022.