Previous Publications

"Each Blade of Grass" can be found at A previous poem, "Right Where You Are," was published by The Daily Word in 2021.

"Mom's Boxed-Up Quilt," published in the Fall 2019 issue of
Art Quilting Studio, describes the fifty-year odyssey the quilt squares took from initial family fabrics to a finished Log Cabin Quilt.

An essay entitled "Canoeing a Stretch of the Mississippi River" appeared in Open Rivers Journal in 2018. Open Rivers Journal is an online journal of the The Friends of the Mississippi River. Visit:

A teaching essay appeared in The Faculty Focus, and The Teaching Professor. An essay regarding the writing process was published by The Minnesota Women's Press. Essays on sewing as a creative craft were published in Threads Magazine, and Belle Armoire: Art to Wear. 

 study Swedish, practice yoga, and enjoy renovating vintage 
clothing as well as resumes.