Indiana, United States
I am a Senior Lecturer in Writing at Indiana University Southeast, where I teach instrumental, academic, and creative writing. I earned an MA in creative writing/literature from the University of Louisville, and completed most of the Ph.D. there (ABD) in Composition and Rhetoric.
I've been published in Jewish Currents, A Narrow Fellow, NULU Handwritten, Pegasus, The Thomas Merton Seasonal, The Louisville Review, Scribblers on the Roof, New Southerner, Poetica, The New Sound: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Art and Literature.
Twitter Username: @michaeljwrites
- 2014 Raynes Poetry Prize - 2nd PLace(2014)
- Senior Lecturer in Writing at Indiana University Southeast
- Bachelor of Arts in English from Belmont College, Nashville, TN
- Master of Arts in English/Creative Writing from University of Louisville
- Master of Fine Arts in Poetry from Spalding University (November 2012)
Genres of Interest
Fiction, Creative nonfiction, Playwriting, Screenwriting, Poetry