Appeared in The Sun: A Magazine of Ideas in January 2017.
Many times I had seen my
Named a “Notable Essay” in the 2016 edition of The Best American Essays, edited
Appeared in The University of Chicago Magazine, August/September, 2016.
Vicarious trauma—sometimes called “secondary stress”—affects human services
Appeared in Governing Magazine, June 1, 2015.
Criminals scare me. They know more
Appeared in the “Beautiful Things” series in River Teeth, May 23, 2016.
Two of these three short essays appeared in The Oregonian.
My wife and I were watching
Appeared in Common Boundary, June/July 1998.
What I want is a funeral, a separation
Appeared in The Oregonian, December 1, 2010.
My children struggle to parse how they,
Appeared in The Oregonian, December 10, 2011
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