Amy holds an MFA in creative nonfiction from Ashland University. Much of her writing focuses on issues of sustainability and agriculture in contemporary America, as well as home, family, and military relationships.

Amy’s work has appeared or is forthcoming in Camas Magazine, HAD, About Place Journal, Complete Sentence, The Black Fork Review, Yemassee Journal, matchbook, the Under Review, Line of Advance, Stymie Magazine, honey & lime, BAD BRIDE, and Walloon Writers Review. She is a Writing By Writers fellow, and won the WxW Short Short contest in 2022.

Amy’s essay “The Game of Global Domination” appears in the pandemic-themed e-book TALES FROM SIX FEET APART from IO Literary Journal.

Her essay “Countdown to Deployment” won second prize in the 2020 Col. Darron L. Wright Awards from Line of Advance, and appears in the anthology OUR BEST WAR STORIES from Middle West Press, available for purchase on Amazon.

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Writing CV






  • “Guardians of the Northern Lakes” in Walloon Writers Review, Fifth Edition (November 2019).
  • “Wild Iris” in honey & lime, Issue Five (October 2019).
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