My most recent creative nonfiction appears in the Fall 2017 issue of Fourth Genre and the Summer 2016 issue of Ploughshares, guest-edited by Claire Messud and James Wood.  My essay, "A Glittering of Hummingbirds, a Charm," was a finalist for the 2016 Orlando Prize and appears in Blue Lyra Review. Here are links to more of my nonfiction available online:

Excerpt from "Win a Trip to Heaven:  Details Inside," first published in Fourth Genre.

"Because It Fails Us," a Notable Essay in Best American Essays 2004.  This essay first appeared in Connecticut Review.

"Pluma Piluma and the Utopian Turtle Top: A Bedtime Story for Women Writers" first published in Calyx and now reprinted in Redux.

"Death of a Thousand Cuts," featured in Issue 3 of Lime Hawk and reprinted in Lime Hawk Literary Arts Collective's first print anthology of essays on mental illness, Parts Unbound.

"Arsenic, Cadmium, Copper, and Zinc," a finalist in's 5th Annual Nonfiction Contest.

"The Boys Ask Why I Won't Get Them a Dog," in Superstition Review.