The Islander

This story is part of a collection of inter-connected short stories following boyhood friends David and Roy, along with the lives they touch and affect. In "The Islander," Roy is a closeted gay man working as a prison guard on the Eastern Shore of Maryland, trapped by his past and present.

Selected Works - Print Publications

Literary Journals
Published in the Spring 2010 edition of Dogwood: A journal of poetry and prose.
Published in the 2010 edition of Alligator Juniper.
The Islander was published in Flyway, Vol 13.1, in Winter 2010.
"Edges," is an essay published in the Potomac Review. Issue 44. Fall 2008.
A narrative guide of 30 trips on tidal tributaries and coastlines in Marylandís Chesapeake Bay.
A paddler's guide to day trips from Georgetown to Chincoteague.