Fiction, Poetry, and Everything in Between
I write a lot of things. Sometimes they don’t fit into a single genre.
Growing Up Three Miles Around The Pentagon, Pidgeonholes 2019
Upcoming publication with Pidgeonholes literary journal.
A short story in a near-future sci-fi setting following the growing relationship between two mecha pilots. This story is in the submission process. Please DM on Twitter for access.
“Everything in Between”
Katabasis, December 2018
The Player’s Journey: Ludology and Narratology in Modern Gaming, May 2018
Graduate Thesis. This thesis examines the evolution of gaming criticism (specifically ludology and narratology) and games as a medium of expression through the use of case studies.
Only Human: An Analysis of Humanity in “Fullmetal Alchemist”, March 2018
A paper presented at the inaugural Supernatural Studies Association conference. This paper analyzes the relationship between the homunculi (and in particular the homunculus Greed) and humans within the manga Fullmetal Alchemist.
A House of Pomegranates: Tales of Love, Beauty, and Displacement, December 2016
An analysis of Oscar Wilde’s collection, A House of Pomegranates. This essay attempts to find the connection between the works and in particular, an explanation for the title.
The Tale of Virginia: Katabasis in The Canterville Ghost, October 2016
A brief essay analyzing The Canterville Ghost by Oscar Wilde, focusing specifically on the character of Virginia and her katabasis, or journey to the Underworld.