Essay, “Standoff,” Aquifer: The Florida Review Online, May 28, 2018.

Panel Summary, “AWP2018: Sum of the Parts: Creating Cohesion from Fragmented Narratives,” Assay: A Journal of Nonfiction Studies/In the Classroom Blog Series, March 15, 2018.

Essay, “What A Bullet Can Do,” Hazlitt, March7, 2018.

Essay, “To Suckle on Fear,” The MacGuffin, Spring 2017.

Flash Essay, “Last Chance,” Tributaries at The Fourth River, a journal of nature and place-based writing, 3/15/2017.

Essay, “The Gun Show,” The Southeast Review, Vol. 34, No. 2, Fall 2016, named a “notable essay” in The Best American Essays 2017, edited by Leslie Jamison.

Essay, “Gun-Sitting,” Hippocampus Magazine, 6/1/2016.

Essay, “The Bodhisattva of Route 128,” The Common online, 7/24/2015.

Flash Essay, “Detours,”, Spring 2015, named a “notable essay” in The Best American Essays 2016, edited by Jonathan Franzen.

Book Review, Motherland by Maria Hummel,” The Common online, 10/13/2014.

Exhibit, “When We Were Soldiers.” Worked with 15 Pottstown-area Vietnam veterans to shape their recollections of their wartime experiences for exhibit at ArtFusion 19464, Sept. 20-Nov. 9, 2013.

Founder & content provider, Positively!Pottstown, a hometown blog, April 2010-present

Essay in anthology TORN: True Stories of Kids, Career & the Conflict of Modern Motherhood, “Observations from the Planet SAHM,” Coffeetown Press, 2011, pp. 195-201.

Flash Memoir, “How to wave like a queen,” Swink, 10/2010.

Flash Memoir in anthology “It All Changed in an Instant,” More Six-Word Memoirs, Harper Perennial, 2010, p. 120.

Personal essay, “When the shoe fits,” Princeton Alumni Weekly Reunions Guide (p. 22), May 2009

Drama review, “Citizen Response: Me, Myself & I,” McCarter Theatre Blog, 2/13/08

Personal essay, “I Feel I Owe Lewis Warsh an Explanation,” N.U.T.S., Journal of the Naropa Summer Writing Program, July 2007

Travel essay, “Red Cloud, Nebraska: Willa Cather’s Lifelong Muse,”, 7/9/07

Personal essay, “Repairing My World, One ‘No’ at a Time,”, 2/1/07

Book Review, “Romance and Suspense for a Rainy Afternoon: Up at the Villa”,, 1/17/07

Personal essay, “How my non-Jewish father embraced my interfaith family’s Bar Mitzvah,, Issue 183, 5/9/06

Personal essay, “One of Us,”, Issue 158, May 2005

Founder & content provider,, a temporary, public interest website about contamination at a former state hospital in Skillman, NJ, 2004-2006

Co-founder & content provider,, a self-help website & book proposal for families experiencing job loss, October 2003 – 2006 (now defunct.)

Article, “What’s Up with the Orange Bags?” Montgomery News, May 2004 (publicizing a food drive)

Various articles in Somerset Magazine and Princeton Magazine, Downtown Magazine Group, 2004-2005

Article, “Smart Neighborhoods,” Princeton Packet, Business Journal, 1/27/04

Article, “Job Seekers Find Support as Holidays Approach,” Princeton Packet, Business Journal, 12/16/03

Article, “Destination: Mercer County,” Princeton Packet, Business Journal, 12/02/03

Article, “High School Interact Club Creating Leaders of Tomorrow,” Montgomery News, November 2003

Article, “Red Cross Gets Automated Blood Donor Center,” Town Topics, 10/22/03

Article, “A Walking Tour of Princeton in the Dog Days of Summer,” Town Topics, 9/3/03

Article, “PHS’ Dorman and High Hoops Clinic Spark High Hopes for Trenton Girls,” Town Topics, 8/27/03

Article, Friends of Homeless Animals Finds a Home for Itself in Montgomery,” Town Topics, 8/27/03

Article, “400-Acre Cherry Grove Farms Resist Encroachment of Suburban Sprawl,” Town Topics, 8/13/03

Article, “Tiger Football Clinic Brings Women Together In Their Ongoing Battle Against Breast Cancer,” Town Topics, 6/11/03

Editor & writer, The Occasional Schmooze, String of Pearls Congregational Newsletter, 9 issues, September 2003-June 2005

Memoir, “Little League,” On the Page, January 2002 (winner, tales of failure, 150-word challenge)

Essay, “Hang Ten,” Fine Homebuilding, July 2001 (collaborator with Paul Mitchell)


“Little League,” winner, 150-word Challenge, On the Page, January 2002