I am inspired to write about nature’s awe, love gone good and bad and life’s ironies. Here you can see a list of some of my poems and personal narratives that have been published in journals and anthologies. A few pieces have links so that you can read the actual pieces. I hope you enjoy them!

 

Poems:

“A Precarious Night.” The Avocet: A Journal of Nature Poetry. Ed. Charles Portolano. Fountain Hills, AZ, Winter 2017. 49. Print

A Spring Symphony.” and “The Birdhouse.” The Avocet: A Journal of Nature Poetry. Ed. Charles Portolano. Fountain Hills, AZ, Spring 2016. 27. Print.

“The Acorn Goddess.” The Avocet: A Journal of Nature Poetry. Ed. Charles Portolano. Fountain Hills, AZ, Fall 2015. 34. Print.

“No Such Thing as Global Warming?” Sunshine Noir II, Writing from San Diego and Tijuana. Ed. Kelly Mayhew and Jim Miller, San Diego: City Works Press, 2015. 173. Print

The Gray Fox.” The Avocet: A Journal of Nature Poetry. Ed. Charles Portolano. Fountain Hills, AZ, Summer 2015. 41. Print.

“The Mikado.” A Year in Ink, Vol. 8. Eds. Dean Nelson and reg e gaines. San Diego: The Ink Spot Press, 2015. 117. Print.

“I Will Consider My Dog Mocha.” “I Too Looked for Mr. Goodbar.” and “The Oak.” Sundays at Liberty Station. Ed. Steve Kowit. San Diego, CA, 2015. 29-31. Print.

A Confession.” San Diego Poetry Annual. Eds. Brandon Cesmat, Olga Garcia, Seretta Martin, Jim Moreno, Robt O’Sullivan Schleith, Terry Spohn, and Jon Wesick. Rainbow, CA, 2015. 182. Print.

Icy Morning.” and “Hibernation for Rejuvenation.” The Avocet: A Journal of Nature Poetry. Ed. Charles Portolano. Fountain Hills, AZ, Winter 2015. 43-45. Print.

“The Oak.” The Avocet: A Journal of Nature Poetry. Ed. Charles Portolano. Fountain Hills, AZ, 2014. 15. Print.

“Locked Up Inside.” City Works. San Diego: San Diego City College, 2014. 41. Print.

“Lost at Sea.” A Year in Ink, Vol 7. Eds. Shadab Zeest Hashmi and Jim Ruland. San Diego: The Ink Spot Press, 2014. 46. Print.

Ay, Carumba.” A Year in Ink, Vol. 6. Eds. Michael Klam and Anthony Bonds. San Diego: The Ink Spot Press, 2013. 32. Print.

“I Too Looked for Mr. Goodbar.” Serving House Journal 7 (2013) Online.

Tiny Dancer.” Judy Reeves, ed. Wild Women Wild Voices: Collected Writings from the 2012 Wild Women Writing Workshop. San Diego: Lively Muse Press, 2013. 23. Print.

“Mother.” Judy Reeves, ed. Wild Women Wild Voices: Collected Writings from the 2012 Wild Women Writing Workshop. San Diego: Lively Muse Press, 2013. 29. Print.

Personal Narratives:

“Loves Me All the Time” Olfactory Memoirs a Creative Catalyst Project website. 2016.

“A Bygone Fashion” Olfactory Memoirs a Creative Catalyst Project website. 2015.

“Grandma G.” Judy Reeves, ed. Wild Women Wild Voices: Collected Writings from the 2012 Wild Women Writing Workshop. San Diego: Lively Muse Press, 2013. 13-14. Print.

Piano Lessons.” Judy Reeves, ed. Wild Women Wild Voices: Collected Writings from the 2012 Wild Women Writing Workshop. San Diego: Lively Muse Press, 2013. 26-27. Print.

Articles:

“Ten Tips and Tricks from a Debut Novelist” Manhattan Book Review, November 24, 2015

“From Prose to Poetry and Back Again” We Heart Writing,

“The Inspiration for The Black Velvet Coat” Behind the Book, She Writes Press, October 12, 2015