• A novel on 250 note-cards

    A fragmented memory of friendship – navigating fluid genders, relationships, and bodies that resist order, category, or completion. Inspired by Margaret Clap, and the many myths of Hermaphroditus.

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    with Teacup Gorilla’s Whiskey From Strangers

    This feels more realistic than any other novel could hope to be: every moment is just one in a sea of other moments, no more or less important, although no less interesting for that. The result is an impressionist array of feelings and emotions and understandings of oneself and others.

    Natalie Weizenbaum

    It’s a new and wonderful adventure each time, a story of outcasts, their caretaker, and the friendship and love they find with each other.

    Ryo Yamaguchi, Michigan Quarterly Review

    The characters, ideas, story are exposed, raw, alive – merging masculine and feminine into some kind of mystical marriage.

    Erin Rollman & Brian Colonna, Buntport Theater

    Rarely do you get to experience such intimate thoughts. It’s like being dropped into someone’s head, Quantum Leap style, for a transformative time in their life.

    Chris Eppstein

    I was just digging everything, and didnt want the night to be over.

    Sam O’Daniel, Your Older Brother


    10 Myths on the Proper Application of Beauty Products

    True West Award

    Riding SideSaddle was adapted for the stage by Buntport Theater, with original music by Teacup Gorilla.

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    The Holes They Leave

    The Teacup Gorilla EP includes several songs based on the novel:


    Visual Art

    The novel has gone vertical with art prints, and several gallery shows

    Art from the novel (available as prints)

    Publishing Credits

    Riding SideSaddle* is an open source text published by SpringGun Press, released online by OddBird, and adapted for the stage by Buntport Theater and Teacup Gorilla.

    23 ‘riding sidesaddle’ episodes

    2019

    Queer ArtCharis Books

    | reading | Atlanta, GA

    2017

    A Leon AffairLeon Gallery

    | reading | Denver, CO

    Some Kind of Resistance Tour @ Open Grounds

    | journal | Charlottesville, VA

    It’s been a month since our country pseudo-elected a bigoted blow-hard for president. I’m heading to DC to protest his inauguration in January, visit friends, and go on a mixed-media resistance tour…

    2016

    Some Kind of Resistance Tour

    | journal

    It’s been a month since our country pseudo-elected a bigoted blow-hard for president. I’m heading to DC to protest his inauguration in January, visit friends, and go on a mixed-media resistance tour…

    The Card TableBuntport

    | reading | Denver, CO

    2015

    Fucking Fabulous Fiction FestivalOriental Theater

    | reading | Denver, CO

    Riding SideSaddle*SpringGun Press

    | novel

    A fragmented memory of friendship – navigating fluid genders, relationships, and bodies that resist order, category, or completion. Inspired by Margaret Clap, and the many myths of Hermaphroditus.