Short Stories

  • “I Love Nothing Like a Tuba.” Concord Free Press Presents, 2019.
  • “Numbers 1 2 3 4.” Hayden’s Ferry Review (#50, Spring/Summer 2012): 1-2.
  • “The Mourning Door.”  Ploughshares, Vol. 26 #2 & 3, Gish Jen, guest ed. (Summer, 2000): 80-89.
    • Reprinted in Best American Short Stories 2001, Barbara Kingsolver, guest ed.,  Katrina Kenison, ed. (Houghton Mifflin, 2001).   85-97.
    • Prize Stories 2001: The O. Henry Awards, Guest Editors: Mary Gordon, Michael Chabon, Mona Simpson; series editor, Larry Dark, (Anchor/Doubleday).  191-199.
    • Pushcart Prize XXVI: Best of the Small Presses, Bill Henderson, ed. (Pushcart Press, 2002). 256-265.
    • Behind the Short Story: From First to Final Draft, Todd Pierce and Ryan Van Cleave, eds., (Allyn & Bacon/Longman, 2005).
    • Before: Stories of Pregnancy from Our Top Writers, Ed. Emily Franklin (Overlook Press, 2006): 63-72.
  • “Surtsey.”  Doubletake (Summer 2000): 92-98.
    • Reprinted in Passing the Word: Writers on their Mentors, Jeffrey Skinner, Lee Martin, eds.  (Sarabande Books, 2001). 131-152.
  • “Touch and Go.”  Story (Autumn, 1999): 42-49.
  • “Islands Without Names. ”American Fiction, Vol. 9, A. Davis, M. White, eds. (New Rivers Press: 1997): 23-35.  Story selected by Joyce Carol Oates.
  • “Dream of the Stolen Skirt.” Fiction, Vol.14, #2 (Summer 1997): 213-214.
  • “A Place Not There.” Columbia: A Magazine of Poetry and Prose (Fall 1996): 141-149.
    • Reprinted in Best Underground Fiction, Scott Miles, ed. (Stolen Time Publishing, 2006), Eds. Scott Miles and Jeff Mikos.  198-211.
  • “Vines and Other Climbing Plants.” Story  (Summer 1996): 12-24.
  • “Mammals. ”Chick-Lit 2:  New Women’s Fiction Anthology, C. Mazza, J. DeShell, E. Sheffield, eds. (Fiction Collective 2: 1996): 106-113.
  • “Halogen.” Glimmer Train (Fall 1995): 69-86.
  • “What Kind of Boy.”  Southwest Review, Vol. 80, #2 & 3  (Spring 1995): 260-271.
    • Reprinted in An Intricate Weave: Women Write About Girls and Girlhood, Marlene Miller, ed. (Iris Editions: 1997): 184-196.
    • Lost On Purpose: Women in the City, Amy Prior, ed. (Seal Press/Avalon Books, 2004). 153-166.
  • “Scavenger Bird.” Ploughshares, Gary Soto, guest ed. (Spring,1995): 94-108.
  • “Between.”  Story (Autumn 1994): 44-55.
    • Reprinted in Strictly Casual: Fiction By Women On Love, Amy Prior, ed. (Serpent’s Tail, UK: 2003): 1-19.
    • Inappropriate Random: Stories on Sex and Love, Amy Prior, ed. (Seal Press, New York, 2003). 1-22.
    • Prize Stories 1996: The O. Henry Awards, William Abrahams, ed. (Anchor/Doubleday: 1996): 285-300.
    • Adult Development and Learning: Multicultural Stories, S. Merriam and L. Baumgartner, eds. (Kreiger: 1999): 129-141.
  • “Three Mothers.”  Boston Review (April 1994).
    • Reprinted in Writers Harvest, William Shore, ed. (Harcourt Brace: 1994):  265-268.
  • “Have You Seen Me?”  Antaeus 67 (Autumn 1991): 20-33.
    • Reprinted in 20: Best of the Drue Heinz Literature Prize, John Edgar Wideman, ed. (U. of Pittsburgh Press, 2001):  210-225.
    • Sacred Ground: Writings About Home, Barbara Bonner, ed. (Milkweed Editions:  1996): 150-166.
  • “The Counting Game.”  Seventeen (October 1991): 112-124.
  • “The Blue Hour.”  Prism International 29, 2 (January 1991): 63-73.
  • “The Boy Who Fell Forty Feet.”  Stanford Humanities Review (Winter 1991).
    • Reprinted in Prize Stories 1994: The O. Henry Awards (Anchor/Doubleday: 1994): 216-228.
  • “The Yellow Tent.”  Southwest Review 75, I (Autumn 1990): 539-551.
  • “The Skyscrapers.” River Styx 31 (Summer 1990): 14-17.
  • “The Body Shop.”  Southern Review 26 (April 1990):  436-448.
    • Reprinted in Best American Short Stories, 1991  (Houghton Mifflin: 1991): 194-208. Selected by Alice Adams.
  • “Square Dance.”  Story (Autumn 1990): 25-35.
    • Reprinted in Street Songs I: New Voices in Fiction, Jane Hill, ed. (Longstreet Press: 1990): 78-96.

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