Stories / Essays

YOU ME AND THE DEVIL MAKES THREE: read it
(with Jess Walter and Luis Alberto Urrea)
Esquire,  2012

SPILLING BLOOD: THE ART OF WRITING VIOLENCE
(with Benjamin Percy)
Poets & Writers, May/June 2011

ONE IS NONE
Iron Horse Literary Review, 2011

DRIVE
The Gettysburg Review, October 2009
New Stories from the South (Algonquin Books, 2010)
Best of the West: New Stories from the Wide Side of the Missouri (University of Texas Press, 2011)

THE GRAY: read it 
Esquire, 2009

LOOK AT ME
McSweeney’s, 2007

MATE
McSweeney’s, 2006

THE OFFERING
Glimmer Train, 2006
Where Love Is Found: 24 Tales of Connection (Simon & Schuster, 2006)

OF FALLING
Louisiana Literature, 2001
Behind the Short Story: From First to Final Draft
New Stories from the South (Algonquin Books, 2002)

VISITATION
Indiana Review, 2005

COURTSHIP
The Texas Review, 2004

TRUCK
Black Warrior Review, 2003

THE BACKSLIDERS
Glimmer Train, 2004

IN TONGUES
American Literary Review, 2002