"None Taken."  (forthcoming). In The Beiging of America. 2 Leaf Press. 
"Fishing." (2016). In Sky Blue Water: Great Stories for Young Readers. University of Minnesota Press.
"What Didn't Happen." (2015). In Brief Encounters: A Collection of Contemporary Creative Nonfiction. WW Norton. Edited by Judith Kitchen and Dinah Lenney.
"The Beginning of the World." (2015). In Oh, Baby: True Stories About Conception, Adoption, Surrogacy, Pregnancy, Labor, and Love. InFact Books. Edited by Lee Gutkind.
"Confession." (2015). In Love & Profanity. Switch Press. Edited by Nick Healy.
"Hidden Falls: A Love Story." (2011). 2011 Saint Paul Almanac. Arcada Press.
"Madison Metro." (2006). In Get on the Bus: Short and True Tales of Bus Travel. City|Space.


English as a Second Language. Chautauqua. (forthcoming in 2017).
The Scene As I Imagined It. (2016). Red Bird Chapbooks. (purchase the pamphlet here)
Lemon. Los Angeles Review of Books. (Spring, 2016). 
On Ten Years of apt. apt: a literary magazine. (2015, Dec. 7)
Something Recognizable. apt: a literary magazine. (2015, May 25)
"Tiny Truth" Micro-essays (as @anikawriter). Creative Nonfiction. (various issues 2012-2015).
What Didn't HappenRedux: A Literary Journal. (2014, May 19).
The Chase. Hippocampus Magazine. (2013, Oct. 1).
What goes in a package to my father in Colombia. Monkeybicycle. (2013, June 24).
Frozen Concentrate. Literary Mama. (2013, May 11).
Recording the Stars. Kalyani Magazine, 2. (2013, May).
Catch and ReleaseGrey Sparrow Journal. (2013, Winter). p. 17-24.
Confession. Weird Tales. Weird Girls. (2012, July 9).
Driving Lessons. METRO Magazine, p. 46. (2012, July).
The Ten Commandments of Pointless Office Meetings. McSweeney's Internet Tendency.(2012, May 10).
Road Block. The Smoking Poet, 20. (2011, Fall/Winter).
Echo of a Fall. Hippocampus Magazine (Remember in November Contest Honorable Mention and Pushcart nominations). (2011, November).
Playing Poohstocks. Hippocampus Magazine. (2011, September).
Multiplying Fractions. 5x5 Literary Magazine, p.18-19. (2011, Spring).
What Didn't Happen. Dos Passos Review, 7 (2). p. 30-34. (2011).
Eating Crepes in Colombia. In Let Them Eat Crepes. St. Paul: Lulu. (2010).
Magical Realism for Non-BelieversMinnetonka Review, 6.(2010).
The Falls. Midway Journal, 4(5). (June 2010).
Better Wall Than a Window. Colere: A Journal of Cultural Exploration, p. 39. (2010).
TouristsSalome Magazine. (2010).
Impressionist. Frostwriting, 3. (2009).
Families Have a Mom and a Dad. (second place for creative nonfiction). The Talking Stick, 18. (2009).
Boys at Play. apt: an online literary journal, 17. (2008).


Hercules and His 12 Labors: A Mythological Adventure. Mankato, MN: Capstone Press. (2016).
The Dish on Food and Farming in Colonial America. Mankato, MN: Capstone Press. (2011).
Working with Water: Wisconsin Waterways Student Materials. Madison, with Malone, B., Grey, J. WI: University of Wisconsin Press. (2001).
Learning from the Land: Wisconsin Land Use Teacher’s Guide and Student Materials. with Malone, B. Madison, WI: University of Wisconsin Press. (1998).

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