“Peanuts Aren’t Nuts” in The American Literary Review. Winner: 2016 Fiction Prize.
“Mary Gaitskill in Love” in the Los Angeles Review of Books.
“On De-purpling Your Prose” on The Center for Fiction’s website.
“Up in the Trees” in Indiana Review.
“xo, The Intern’s Mom” in The Rumpus. Reprinted in Reader’s Digest.
“Lunch in the Labyrinth” in Washington Square Review (fiction contest runner-up). Best New American Voices nominee.
“Is It a Fish?” in Peregrine, the University of Pennsylvania’s faculty journal.
“Parts of the Brain in Love” in Tampa Review (Danahy Fiction Prize finalist).
“An Old-Fashioned Girl” in The New York Metro.
“The Other Emily” in The Saint Ann’s Review.
“Counterparts” in Fish Anthology (third prizewinner). Best New American Voices nominee.
“Lump Sum: Another Chinese Dinner Divided” in The Pedestal Magazine.
“On Time” in Redivider.
“Family Journal: Price Patrol” in Ladies’ Home Journal.
The Earth Times: Contributed scores of essays and profiles, including cover stories to The Earth Times Monthly.