Selected Works


On Home

The Book of Great and Tiny Things

Aspirant, in Escape: A Writing Bloc Anthology

Rachel Rose, Semite, in Deception: A Writing Bloc Anthology

Neighborhood Alert, in Inlandia: A Literary Journey


Unreciprocated, in The Travelin’ Appalachians Revue Zine

On Writing

LGBTQ Reads: Guest Post on #OwnVoices and Coming Out

DIYMFA: Five Ways Audiobooks Improve Your Voice as an Author

Monkey Bicycle: If My Book

The Press Enterprise: Romance Tropes as Literary Comfort Food

The Press Enterprise: You’ve Written Your Book, Now Get Ready for the Hard Part–Editing It

On Pregnancy and Parenting

Big Boy Naps

You Drink No More Mommy Milk Anymore

Offbeat Home and Life: We couldn’t find a childbirth class we liked so we made up our own

10 Ways Having a Baby is Like Traveling to Another Country


Journal of Public Scholarship in Higher Education: (coauthored) Lessons from the Labor Organizing Community and Health Project: Meeting the Challenges of Student Engagement in Community Based Participatory Research

UCLA Center for the Study of Women– Thinking Gender Papers: Poststructuralist Agency in the Southern California Punk Scene

Voices of Claremont Graduate University: Feminism, Mountain Top Removal, and Appalachian Identity


Documentary: Cracked Jewel: The Division Over Industrial Development in Redlands, California

The Guilfordian: Beschloss Speaks, Bryan Series Concludes

The Guilfordian: Hanging with Flogging Molly

The Guilfordian: A Trip to Atlanta and “Against Me”