Hampton Roads Writers
At-Large Board Member, Hampton Roads Writers
Member of James River Writers
Member of the Zoetrope Writing Community
Jeff's short stories have appeared in Combat Magazine, The Goblin Reader, The Binnacle, and Whistling Shade Literary Review. He also had a nonfiction Civil War feature article published in Boys’ Life.
The opening chapter of his historical novel, The Freedom Star, won first place for fiction at the twenty-fifth annual Christopher Newport University Writers’ Conference. Richmond Magazine/James River Writers also named The Freedom Star a finalist in their inaugural Best Unpublished Novel in Virginia contest, and the book was a semifinalist in Amazon.com’s Breakthrough Novel Awards.
Jeff is close to finishing rewrites in his second novel, The Gandy Dancer and he hopes to have the manuscript to agents soon.