Desperate Nightmares from Christ the King, Missouri

Staff Writer for Desperate Nightmares: an anthology radio series about the perverse and fascinating tales of a sleepy, yet mysterious town in Middle America.

Theatre of Christ (Season 2, Episode 5)

1917. Cassius King is the sole purveyor of the Sugar Melon Theatre, a local libation destination where spirits run high, but never dry. But when a tee-totaling cleric sets his sights on its destruction, it’s up to Cassius to save his life’s work.

Dramatized by Nathan Dennis, Original Score composed by Eddie Bean

White Flight (Season 1, Episode 7)

2015. When Helen, a frustrated clickbait writer, returns to her hometown of Timucua Beach, Florida, she discovers that everything is much more expensive than it used to be — including her beachfront dream home. With a little help, she hatches a risky plan to take down the gentrifiers responsible. Will her pipe dream scheme succeed? Or will gentrification win again?

Dramatized by Nathan Dennis