freelance writer & illustrator

selected publications

You can find my illustrated work on my portfolio.

Creative Nonfiction

"Speak Assyrian!" Plan A Magazine, forthcoming.


"The Art of Subtraction," Entropy, January 2020.

"On the Futility of Defying Extinction," The Rumpus, June 2019, edited by Alysia Sawchyn.

"Giving Up the Ghost of Internalized Misogyny," Medium, April 2019.

"Addiction Is Not the Opposite of Virtue, and Other Things I Learned During My Mother's Early Recovery,"

Medium, February 2019.

"On the Creation of Family Lore," Nailed Magazine, February 2019.

"Impulse Control," Pithead Chapel, Volume 8, Issue 2, February 2019.

"Fractured," Entropy, January 2019. Named in "This Week in Essays," The Rumpus, January 2019.

"The House Between Two Rivers," Sukoon, Volume 5, Issue 2, October 2018.


"The Child Inside," Glass: A Journal of Poetry, September 2019.

Poetry Suite, Nailed Magazine, July 2019, edited by Sam Preminger.


"Homesickness," Hobart: Another Literary Journal, May 2019.

"Circadian Rhythm," Apricity Press, Issue 4, May 2019.

"Erosion," Rogue Agent Journal, Issue 48, March 2019. Nominated, Sundress Publications Best of the Net, 2019.

"Bleach" and "We Two White Girls (Or Sublingual)," The Brown Orient, Inaugural Issue, July 2018, available in print and PDF.


"What to Read When You Need to Know the SWANA," Recommendation: Knife Sharpener by Sargon Boulus, The Rumpus, January 2020.