Selected Articles

“Who’s a victim? Who’s an ‘accuser’? The loaded language of sexual assault.” The Washington Post. September 27, 2018.

“Outsiders on the Inside.” Poets & Writers. September/ October 2018 print.

A Second Chance is the Florida Way.Gainesville Sun. October 2, 2018.

From Caretaking to Workforce. . .Florida Phoenix. November 30, 2018

Older Workers May Need to Update Skills” in The Gainesville Sun, January 2017

Work Hard. Leave on Time. Everyone Wins” in OpenWork, December 2016 

Day of Remembrance Needed for Lynching Victims  in The Gainesville Sun, August 2016

Selected Memoir

“The Mating Game.” O, The Oprah Magazine. January 2018 print and online.

The Elvis Tapestry.Shondaland. March 7, 2018.

The Honeybee.” The Rumpus, August, 2017.

Maternity Cave.Hippocampus, March, 2017.

Buckle and SwayCatapult. March 8, 2016.

Hidden in a Suitcase.” Guernica: a magazine of art and politics. November 16, 2015

Blogs and Social Media


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Higher Education Content




Woodlot in April” in Cleaver, Issue 17, March, 2017

Ash Box” in Baltimore Review, Winter, 2017

“Seven-Card Elegy,” “Elegy for Esabella,” “The Unchanged Woman” in Mezzo Cammin, Vol. 11, Issue 2, Winter 2017