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“The Rest of Us,” West Branch, Fall 2018

“Years Eaten by the Bees,” West Branch, Fall 2017

“Fledgling” The Puritan, Summer 2017

“Guadalajara, 1986,” Day One, May 2016

“Evanesce,” The Cossack Review, May 2016

“Treasure,” La Calaca Review, 2003

“Seed,” Other Voices, 2001

“Aranas,” Black Warrior Review, 2000

“Dario,” Santa Clara Review, 2000

“Caterpillars,” Fourteen Hills, 1999



“A Case for the Independent Press: Reversing the Failed MFA Syndrome,” The Millions, February 2019 (forthcoming)

“Storytellers Among Us” The Sunlight Press, January 2019

“Fighting Guilt as a Homeschool Mom,” Crosswalk Magazine, October 2018

“Ten Things Boys Learn by Playing Sports,” Crosswalk Magazine, September 2018

“Violating the Tenets of Intersectionality,” Faithfully Magazine [Print Issue 4], June 2018

“The Danger of Trying to Please Man While Serving God,” iBelieve, June 2018

“Fighting to Write Between Two Languages,” The Millions, April 2018

“Let’s Stop Talking About Inclusion and Start Taking Action,” Faithfully Magazine, March 2018

“Caught Between Two Languages,” Fathom Magazine, February 2018

“Bringing Up My Children in a Bilingual Home (School),” Mothers Always Write, February 2018

“A Case For Diversity In Christian Publishing,” Faithfully Magazine, October 2017

“I can barely afford to pay my bills. I can’t send an honest Christmas card,” The Washington Post, December 2016

“The Journey Back to My Father,” Brain, Child Magazine, September 2016

“An Open Letter to my Former Self Before I Became a Homeschool Mom,” Red Tricycle, June 2016

“Silent Vestiges,” Cordella Magazine, April 2016

“Here Is What Happens When a Son Overburdens His Father With Grief,” The Tishman Review, April 2016

“Seasoned with Salt: Adding Flavor to the Independent Press,” Front Porch Commons: A Project of [CLMP], July 2015



“Instruments,” Fathom Magazine, February 2018

“Bluff,” Fathom Magazine, February 2018

“Bent Twigs,” L’Éphémère Review, December 2017

“Some of Us,” Origins Journal, October 2017

“Falcon, (for Esther),” The Sunlight Press, August 2017

“Counting,” Mothers Always Write, June 2017



“Being Hospitable Doesn’t Require Much,” Unlocked: Daily Readings for Kids, Jun/July/Aug 2019, pp … (forthcoming)

“Without Words.” great weather for MEDIA, August 2018, pp 90

“My Spanish Voice.” Short and Sweet: Small Words for Big Thoughts, edited by Susan King, Grace Publishing, May 2017, pp. 80



Interview: Kate Motaung, author, A Place to Land
A discussion about displacement, surrender, and landing in the center of God’s will.

Interview: Emily Conrad, Author, Justice
An interview about hope, faithfulness, and writing.

Interview: Nathaniel Hansen, Editor, Windhover Journal
Exploring Christian perspectives and spiritual themes. Nathaniel Hansen chats about Windhover Journal.

Interview: Thom Caraway, Editor, Rock & Sling
Exploration and ambiguity. A chat with Thom Caraway, Editor of Rock & Sling.

Interview: Gregory Wolf, Editor, Image Journal
Grappling with religion in authentic ways. Interview with Image Journal Editor, Gregory Wolfe.


Guest Blogger

“Tales that Echo Through My Bloodline: Telling Family Stories” Brevity Blog, November 2018

“At the Table” Image Journal, September 2018

“What My Aging Auntie Teaches Me About Navigating the 21st Century,” The Mudroom, October 2017

“To Quote or Not to Quote: Can Quotation Marks in Fiction Be Excised?” Kathy Ide Book Services, August 2017

“Sounding the Key Word Outline,” Stone Soup Magazine, November 2016

“How to Jump Start a Young Writer Who’s Running Into a Wall,” Stone Soup Magazine, March 2016

“How a Reluctant Reader Can Soar Now,” Stone Soup Magazine, February 2016



Review: Becoming a Welcoming Church by Thom S. Rainer

Review: Colorfull by Dorena Williamson

Review: 31 Proverbs to Light Your Path by Liz Curtis Higgs

Review: A Pocketful of Seeds by Debbie Johnson

Review: As My Parents Age by Cynthia Ruchti

Review: The Illustrated Book of Sayings by Ella Frances Sanders, Blogging for Books

Review: Me A Compendium by The Wee Society, Blogging for Books

Review: George Washington’s Rules of Civility & Decent Behavior in Company and Conversation by The Mount Vernon Ladies Association

Review: Dorothea’s Eyes by Barb Rosenstock

Review: Easter by Jan Pienkowski

Review: The Hedge of Thorns by John Carrol, Burning Bush Press Newsletter

Review: Making the Most of Life by J.R. Miller, Burning Bush Press Newsletter

Review: The Bible in the Footstool, Burning Bush Press Newsletter

Review: Annie, the Flower Girl, Burning Bush Press Newsletter

Review: The Little Woodsman and His Dog Caesar by Mary M. Sherwood, Burning Bush Press Newsletter