The first chapter of my novel Crush has just been published in Nashville's 2nd & Church magazine, Issue 4, 2014. Can't find a physical copy? Download a free one here.

My screenplay Crush is the winner of the Write Movies International Screenwriting Competition in 2013. Click here for the contest results.


I live in southwest Virginia and teach composition at Emory & Henry College and Milligan College. I write screenplays and fiction. Follow me on Twitter @woodward2267. Contact me at

Read the Kingsport Times News feature article on me here

My Knoxville News Sentinel features can be found here

I served as a research assistant on the new film version of A Doll's House (2014) directed by Charlie Huddleston. Info can be found here.