Essays, Literary Nonfiction

* Pushcart Prize nomination

The Fake MFA Syllabus ~ Creative Nonfiction, Issue 72

Baked Clay * ~ The Common: A Modern Sense of Place, Issue 18

Ten Crossings in the Midwestern Borderlands * ~ Slag Glass City

Waterlines ~ Anthology of Forests, Ilyali Press, 2019 (excerpted essay)

Citizen Mussels ~ Utne Reader (org. pub. in Boulevard, Vol. 34 Nos. 2 & 3)

Burning Silence ~ The Drum: A Literary Magazine for Your Ears

From the Banks of the Grand ~ The New Quarterly

Pierre Berton & the Economics of Authenticity ~ Canadian Literature

Flash Nonfiction (<1,500 words)

Bestiary ~ The Citron Review

Somehow, Potatoes ~ The Olive Press

Walking on Water ~ Psaltery & Lyre

Reviews & Interviews

Not a Shadow, But an Echo: a Conversation with Brandon Shimoda ~
on The Grave on the Wall (City Lights, 2019), interview, The Adroit Journal
*Winner, 2020 PEN Open Book Award

“7th Cousins: An Automythography” ~ The Common: Friday Reads
on 7th Cousins by Erin Brubacher and Christine Brubaker (Book*hug, 2019)

What Silence Has to Say ~ Ruminate Magazine
on Biography of Silence by Pablo d’Ors (Parallax, 2018)

The Afterlives of American Evangelicalism ~ Ruminate Magazine
on Interior States* by Meghan O’Gieblyn (Anchor, 2018)
*Winner, 2018 Believer Book Award for Nonfiction

“Facing the Change: Personal Encounters with Global Warming” ~The Goose
on Facing the Change by Steven Pavlos Holmes (Torrey House, 2013)