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"Upper Extremity." Granta, June 2021

"Sugar Island." PloughsharesSpring 2021, guest editor Laura van den Berg

selected for Best American Short Stories 2022, guest editor Andrew Sean Greer

"The Tobacconist." VQR  volume 96, issue 1, Spring 2020

“Mona Samino.” Kenyon Review volume XLII Number 1, Jan/Feb 2020

“Lawnmower Jill.” Iowa Review volume 49, issue 1, Spring 2019

“New Bees.” Ploughshares issue 134, Winter 2017-8

also printed in The Pushcart Prize Anthology XLIV, Best of the Small Presses 2020

“Turbines.” Granta issue 140, Winter 2017


“Us, at Kroger.” Indiana Review issue 39.1, Summer 2017


“Slough.” Glimmer Train issue 99, Spring/Summer 2017


“Full.” Glimmer Train issue 95, Winter 2016


"The Nuns of Fiction:  Experts in Affliction and Awe." New York Times Book Review. September 2021.


"The Face in the Mirror: Review of Elena Ferrante's The Lying Life of Adults." O, the Oprah Magazine. October 2020.

"Foreign Affairs: Review of Ruth Prawer Jhabvala's At the End of the Century." O, the Oprah Magazine. January 2019.

"Hidden Figures: Review of Transcription." O, the Oprah Magazine. October 2018.

"Reader Discretion Advised." The Poetry Foundation. March 2018.

also translated into German for Die Wiederholung, a journal of literary criticism

"The Science of Swearing." January 2018.


"Nickel and Dimed: Review of Brass." O, the Oprah Magazine. January 2018.


"Should She or Shouldn't She: Review of Fire Sermon." O, the Oprah Magazine. January 2018.


"Light Carriers: on Nikki Giovanni, Mary Oliver, Joni Mitchell, and June Jordan." O, the Oprah Magazine. November 2017.

"Floating: an interview with Louise Glück." Poetry Foundation. September 2014.

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