Graham is a New Hampshire native and a veteran of the war in Afghanistan. During his four years in the Marine Corps, he worked as a machine gunner and a forklift operator. Graham spent time stationed in North Carolina, South Korea, and the Helmand province of Afghanistan. His memoir As In a Mirror is about wrestling with his loss of faith in the ideals of both religion and military service. A graduate of the Mountainview MFA program, his work has appeared in Guernica, The Literary Review, The Wrath-Bearing Tree, Every Day Fiction, and Assignment Magazine. He is represented by Alexa Stark of Trident Media Group.