Forthcoming:  Two essays in the book entitled We Rise to Resist:  Voices from a New Era in Women’s Political Action, Dail and Wells Editors (McFarland 2018) .

The Boy in the Wallet, Issue 25, Gertrude Magazine, January 2018

Babelogue, The Burningword Literary Journal, January, 2018

Should A Physician Comply with A Parent’s Demands for a Forensic Exam on a Sixteen-Year-Old Trauma Patient?  The American Medical Association Journal of Ethics, January 2018

A Word With You, The Rumpus, December 12, 2017

How Ernie Banks and the 1969 Cubs Helped Save My Life, Left Hooks Lit Journal, November 2018

Eventually You tell Your Kids,  Oct 2017, Left Hooks Lit Journal (nominated for a Pushcart Prize)

Jam on a Cracker, June 2, 2017, Friday Flash Fiction

Why Donald Trumps Words Matter, October 11, 2016, New York Times


Awards – Honors

Fellow – Ragdale Artist Colony, Ragdale Foundation – 2018

Money for Women/Barbara Deming Memorial Fund Award for Nonfiction – 2017

Grub Street Memoir Incubator, Boston, MA 2016-17


30 Years After Assault, Michelle Bowdler Discovered her Rapists’ DNA was Never Tested. MassLive, July 2017.

After Night of Terror and Years of Anguish, She Finds Meaning. Sunday Boston Globe Metro Front Page.  Yvonne Abraham, March 2015