Essays and Book Reviews

Writing Outside in the Morning. Brevity Blog. November 2, 2018.

On Writing, Time, and Tangling with Leonard Bernstein.  Brevity Blog. October 4, 2018.

How to Help Kids Deal with Death and Cope with Loss. Guest post. Abrazo and Coze. October 5, 2018.

Life, Love, and Uncle Don’s Last Visit. The Daily Good. October, 2013.

Drownproofing. The Sun. Readers Write. February, 2013.

Young People’s Chance to React. Letter to the Editor. Albuquerque Journal Westside Edition, January 28, 2012.

Beyond Desire: Review of Transit by Susan Donnelly. Cold Mountain Review. Fall, 2003.

Why I Run. Footnotes. Winter 1998.

The House of Wisdom by John Dunne. (Review). Humanitas. Volume 1, Number 1, 1985.


About the Author.” Blue Mesa Review #7

“Quadruple Bypass.” Blue Mesa Review #8

“Wild Horses.” Notre Dame Review #3


Judges Special Citation for “Ladies on Letticoe.” University of Notre Dame Sesquicentennial Year Poetry Contest, 1992.

Second Place/Poetry for “Recollected in Tranquility.” Southwest Writers Annual Writing Contest 2006.