Published essays you can read on the web:

"Fine, Thanks"

I have spent a lot of time dealing with chronic health issues. It's hard to know how to be a "good sick girl."  (This essay won second place in the Richard H. Cracroft Personal Essay Contest, 2018.)

"The Band Reunited and We All Bought Tickets"

I wrote this the day after I attended a Howard Jones concert that made me feel simultaneously young again and quite middle-aged. (From River Teeth: Beautiful Things)

"Systole, Diastole"

How my heart condition has made me see others differently. (From JMMW)