Writer, Editor, Essay Coach

Published Work



Teachers and Writers Magazine 2019 Bechtel Prize "At First, the Ground Shakes"

Pigeon Pages,Sangre” (Flash Nonfiction Honorable Mention, judged by Alexander Chee) 

Graphic Series 

Entropy, "Miss


Lunch Ticket, "Everything In Its Right Place" (Forthcoming)

Guernica, "The Space Between Us" 

Cheap Pop, "There Was Always Beth

River Teeth, "Rocks"

Pithead Chapel, "Ladybugs"

Pidgeonholes, "Droves

X Ray Lit, "My Days" 

Thread Literary Magazine, "Gates

Not Your Mother's Breastmilk, "The Tiny Little Thief"

The Atticus Review,Deck” 

Hippocampus, “The Mess We’re In” 

Mutha Magazine,This Is Where You Need It” 

Firewords,  “Made In NY” 

The Rumpus, Voices on Addiction,What We Forget, What We Remember

JMWW Journal, You’ll See” 

Sammiches and Psych Meds, “My Daughter Is A Liar” 

Mothers Always Write,Someone Else’s World” 

Con-Course Journal, “On This Train, We’ve All Been Blessed”


My First Year In the Classroom, Edited by Stephen D. Rodgers:  “Pizza” and “Left”

Maternity Policy/ Education Writing

"I'd Trade Appreciation for Respect Any Day" Washington Post, April 2019

Brand New Mothers, Forced Back to Class”  NY Daily News, October, 2017

Teachers Shouldn’t Have To Hoard Sick Days To Invent Maternity LeaveHuffington Post Opinion, May 2018

Why paid leave for teachers is such a huge victory: An educator who fought for the change hails itNY Daily News, June 2018