About Nicole


I’m a writer, educator, and editor. I am originally from Michigan but have lived in Colorado for 20+ years.

I serve as a Senior Instructor for the English Department at the University of Colorado Denver and as a Senior Consulting Editor for nonfiction at Copper Nickel literary magazine.

My creative writing has been featured in Literary MamaLongreads, Hippocampus Magazine, Motherwell MagazineWord RiotShadowbox MagazineStatementGertrude Press, and Brevity blog. My essay, “Maybe We Can Make a Circle” was nominated for a Pushcart Prize by Hippocampus Magazine.

I am currently at work on a collection of essays.