Excerpt from story published in Gertrude, because runner up in chapbook contest. Full story published in 2014 in Stockholm Review of Literature. The God Thing was nominated for a Best of the Net award and received an Honorable Mention from Glimmer Train.
poetic performance texts
A podcast of excerpts from this book about my grandmothers, Dick and Jani, both born during WWI before women could vote, but who took very different paths through the 20th Century. Author and critic Ilana Masad interviews me about the process of writing this book. You can also read more excerpts at Ohio Edit and Our Grandmothers, Our Selves, a website I designed for many people's stories of their grandmothers.
excerpt in Ohio Edit
article about The Amazing True Imaginary Autobiography of Dick and Jani
Article commissioned by Women Writers, Women's Book in 2014, inspired by learning of the term and concept of micro-history from correspondence with Jill Lepore while researching book on my grandmothers, The Amazing True Imaginary Autobiography of Dick and Jani.
9/11 reflection in Pearson-Prentice Hall text book and website
No Words was chosen by Pearson-Prentice Hall for a text book section regarding literature surrounding 9/11/01. I lived in NYC and wrote this for a gathering of the downtown theater community at The Present Company Theatorium on the Lower East Side a week later.
My first stage text Word To Your Mama, was performed by Screaming Venus and then at FringeNYC in 2000, and chosen by Martin Denton for the NYTE anthology of the best of indie theater of that year. The FringeNYC production won an OOBR award for excellence. Their review is here.
my blog since 2011
Somewhere in Transitions archives much I have written, had produced, and reflected upon since 2011. On the top right side bar of blog, more publications are listed.