Essays

“Mock Intimacy in a Fake House” (Green Briar Review, May 2019)

“Living in Post-Manuscript Limbo" (Brevity, Oct. 2018)

“Transforming an Essay Collection into a Memoir” (Brevity, Jan. 2018)

“Before the Internet, Love was Simpler” (Ravishly, June, 2017)

“I’m not an extrovert— and that makes it harder to find love” (The Washington Post, Jan. 2017)

“A Late Bloomer’s Guide to Publishing” (Black Fox Literary Magazine, Nov. 2016)

“Independent Woman Still Wants the Right Man” (The Manifest-Station, Oct. 2016)

“Seeking Flings—Then Giving Them Up” (Luna Luna Magazine, May 2016)

“Party’s Over” (Reservoir Journal, Jan. 2016)
(2017 Pushcart Prize nominee, 2016 Best of the Net Anthology nominee)

“Becoming a Writer in Due Time” (Brevity, Jan. 2016)

“It’s Still Me” (Black Fox Literary Magazine, p. 104, July 2015)
(2016 Pushcart Prize nominee)

“How Couples Deal with Strippers at Bachelor Parties Might Predict More about the Marriage’s Success than You’d Think” (Bustle, Apr. 2015)

“29 Sure Signs You Live in Long Beach, CA” (Bustle, Apr. 2015)

“Philosophy of Hamilton” (Book Lovers: Sexy Stories from Under the Covers, Mar. 2014, Seal Press)