Publication Credits

“Rumination” | Inscribe Writers Online blog | April 2019

“Ashes” | Inscribe Writers Online blog | March 2019

“Lying Fallow” | Inscribe Writers Online blog | February 2019

“Intention” | FellowScript Magazine | February 2019

“Motivation and Intention” | Inscribe Writers Online blog | January 2019

“The Middle Place” | Inscribe Writers Online blog | December 2018

“Family Threads” | Adoption Circles | Canada’s Post-Adoption Quarterly| Winter 2014

“A Cracked Vessel” | Adoption Voices Magazine | July 2013

“The Imposter Adoptee” | Adoption Voices Magazine | May 2013

“Searching. Still Searching” | Adoption Voices Magazine | March 2013

“Truth: The Foundation of Every Adoptee’s House” | Adoption Voices Magazine | September 2012

“Adoptee Birthdays” | Adoption Voices Magazine | August 2012

“No Angry Adoptees Here”  | Adoption Voices Magazine | June 2012

“Tread Softly And Leave A Small Footprint” | Adoption Voices Magazine | May 2012

“Reunion” | Adoption Circles: Canada’s Post-Adoption Quarterly | Winter 2011

“The Gift of Books Lasts a Lifetime” | Covington Reporter | November, 2010

“Looking at Early Retirement” | Covington Reporter | October, 2010

“Coming Home to the Library” | Covington Reporter | September, 2010

“We Danced” | Story Circle Network Journal | March 2010

“Two Hearts, One Baby, Multiple Blessings” | Adoption Circles: Canada’s Post-Adoption Quarterly | Fall 2009

“Black Blizzard” | Story Circle Network Journal | March 2009

“Dressing” | Story Circle Network Journal | December 2008

“Last Visit” | Story Circle Network Journal | December 2008

 

Anthologies

“Metamorphosis” (essay) | Inside and Out, a publication of the Story Circle Network, 2017

“Walking Toward ” (essay) |Still Me . . . After All These Years: 24 Writers Reflect on Aging,  2017

“Anything”  \ Story Circle Network’s True Words Anthology, 2014

“Metamorphosis ” | Story Circle Network’s True Words Anthology, 2009

 

Books

“Two Hearts: An Adoptee’s Journey Through Grief to Gratitude” \  Benson Books, 2012

 

Other

Interview At Story Circle Book Reviews.

2009 Susan Wittig Albert LifeWriting Competition – Second Place

 

Activities

Past Editor/Reviewer: Story Circle Book Reviews

Past Board Member: Story Circle Network

Panel Moderator: Finding Our Voices Online – 2010 SCN Stories From the Heart conference

Panelist: The Healing Power of Writing Our Truth – 2013 American Adoption Congress Conference

Founder and past-facilitator: Women’s Story Circle, Federal Way, WA

Founder and coordinator of Story Circle Network’s One Woman’s Day blog, 2011-2018