Grew up in Rhode Island, a lovely state you’ve never been to that's
roughly the size of Yosemite National Park...spent seven years at
the State University of New York at Binghamton, and all I got to
show for it was a Bachelor's degree, two Master's degrees, three
consecutive assistantships, and mononucleosis... moved to Atlanta
in 2004, where I currently teach English and theatre at a local
A few years ago, my first novel was published. Booklist later named
it one of the top debuts of 2008. In return, I gave Booklist a big
hug. Since then, I've had two more novels published, two more
written, and about 512 Publix brownies eaten.
I really lose my self-control when I am around them.
It's not pretty.