Chris' recent fiction has appeared in Epoch and his nonfiction in The Florida Review. His essay "Resurrections" was awarded The Florida Review's Editor's Prize in 2011, and in 2012 was named both a finalist for the Pushcart Prize and a notable essay in Best American Essays 2012. Excerpts from his book-in-progress have won him fellowships at Yaddo and MacDowell, and the book is currently featured at Creative Capital's "On Our Radar." He lives in Nashville, where he writes, runs Papercut Prose Services, makes things out of wood, and keeps bees.
Chris is represented by Matt McGowan at Frances Goldin Literary Agency in New York.