Selected Essays

Review of The Seabird’s Cry by Adam Nicolson. Orion 37.4 (Winter 2018): 75-76.

“Gaze Upon This World.” Orion 37.1 (Spring 2018.)

Sweet Home.About Place: “Political Landscapes,” 2017. Nominated for “Best of the Net” 2018.

Keats-Shelley House: Rome, Italy.The Common Online, 2017.

“A Miniature Handbook for New Women Activists.” In Fracture: Essays, Poems, and Stories on Fracking in America, ed. Taylor Brorby and Stefanie Brook Trout. Iowa City: Ice Cube Press, 2016.

The Spinning Self: Pottery and the Rest of My Life.Bloom, 2014.

Joan Chase: Our Childhood Edens and Lost Orchards of Memory.The Millions, 2014.

The Weird Sisters.Los Angeles Review of Books Print Journal, 2014.

Belle Dame Sans Merci: On Angela Carter.Los Angeles Review of Books, 2013.

Traveling to Mary.” In The Best Travel Writing, Vol 9, ed. Tim Cahill. San Francisco: Solas Press, 2012.

‘The Common Gifts of Heaven’: Animals and Moral Education in Anna Letitia Barbauld’s ‘The Mouse’s Petition’ and ‘The Caterpillar.’Cardiff Corvey: Reading the Romantic Text 8 (June 2002). Online. Internet. 26 paragraphs. Journal title changed in 2005 to Romantic Textualities: Literature and Print Culture 1780-1840.