“Strawberry Wine.” Arcturus | Chicago Review of Books, June 18, 2018.

“‘I love you’ in that case meant ‘I accept you’…”


“Angels.” Entropy, November 19, 2017.

“The first thing I saw in the aftermath was a beam of light from a video camera...”


“The Butterfly Cage.” The Account, Fall 2017.

“Sampson arrives early. He scurries through the door and crashes into me for a hug, his unzipped coat trailing like a cape behind him. Sampson is fast. This fact is even spelled out in his IEP...”

“Still Life.” BOAAT, September/October 2017.

“‘Write terrible poems,’ the doctor said. ‘Just fill in the blank spaces...’”


“Screen Memories.” Hobart, July 9, 2017.

“As a preschool teacher, I often think about how the numbers and letters I teach my children will remain in their memories, but how I myself will disappear...”

“Duck, Duck, Goose.” Wisconsin People & Ideas, vol. 61, no. 4, 2015.

“When the children drew pictures of our school, it always looked as if they were drawing a jail...”