Essays and Stories


On Submission:

A Last Time

The Cuckoo’s Nest


Dear Diary


Beautiful Liar (The Rumpus, Spring, 2017;

How to Build a Brain (Primer Stories, issue 36; 2016)

For the Birds (Lalitamba Mandiram  November, 2012)

Luke and Leonardo (Creative Nonfiction, No. 31, 2007)

Cure for a Hangover (The Massachusetts Review, Vol.46 No.1, Spring 2005)

How to Scramble an Egg (North Dakota Quarterly, 72.3, 2005)

Old Flame / An Essay in Eight Movements (Confluence, Vol. 15, 2004)  denisephoto

The Weather Report (The Baltimore Review, Winter/Spring 2004)

Pumpkin Man (Puerto del Sol, Spring 2003)

The Shoe Chronicles (The Distillery Literary Journal, July 2003)

An Ordinary Woman (Inkwell, Spring 2002; nominated for a Pushcart Prize)

A Thief, a Liar, and a Cheat (The Chariton Review, Fall 2001)

Talking to the Big Guys (Crab Orchard Review, Fall/Winter 2000)