WHEN YOU DREAM YOUR HUSBAND IS TRYING TO KILL YOU

The Rumpus, May 2015

I want to say it was a just a bad dream...

 

 

His near-death experience and my doubt: When life defies hard science

Salon, May 2015

What happened to Greg in that hospital? I may be skeptical of his “white-light” story, but I know it was a miracle.

 

 

PROJECT EX: WHY I TALK ABOUT THE EXTRAORDINARY AND WHY I WANT YOU TO DO THE SAME

The Weeklings, October 2014

An epistolary plea about why extraordinary stories are important to talk about in popular culture.

 

Mind Control Summer Camp

Salon, June 2013

Memories of attending a day camp that taught positive thinking and ESP skills to tweens in 1980.

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Melon Fast (or) Breaking up with a Stalker: A Love Story

The Nervous Breakdown, June 2011

Thwarting the discomfort of a break-up by indulging in a 5 day honeydew melon fast.

Scary Monster in the Dark

The Ledge, 2006

A short story about a 4th grade girl who witnesses one of her classmates being sexually abused.