Publications

Exciting Update: My essay, “Empire of School,” won the 2016 NCTE/Norman Mailer High School English Teacher Writing Award.

 

Stories

“Pobrecitas,” story, The Bitter OleanderFall 2016.

“Nobody’s Business,” story, Raleigh ReviewFall 2016.

Real Talk,” Lunchticket, July 2016.  “Real Talk” was read by Mariana Seda at the Stories on Stage Davis event in February and can be accessed here.

When Men Hunted Polar Bears,” Necessary Fiction, September 2015.

Almost,” Fifth Wednesday Journal, Spring 2015, winner of the Editor’s Prize, nominated for a Pushcart Prize.

A Defense,” Black Heart Magazine, Spring 2014.

Miss Martha,” Bartleby Snopes, 2013.

How to Write a Hardship Letter,” SmokeLong Quarterly, 2013.

Her Third Baby,” Talking Writing, November 2013.

Essays

My Mother’s Mantra,” Talking Writing, December 2015.

The Shadow of Mulberry Lane,” Full Grown People, August 2014.

Poetry

The Marshmallow Test,” Blue Heron Review, Summer 2014.

“Nine,” Brain, Child, Winter 2013.