I am honored that my stories have appeared in a number of fantastic parenting literary magazines:
“Focus on Foothills: A Hand-written Invitation Leads to Meeting with Mayor.” Foothills Friends and Neighbors Magazine May 2019: 17. Print
“The Incredible Disappearing Vegetables.” Foothills Friends and Neighbors Magazine April 2019: 5,19. Print
“The Kempisty Family: Cycling, Marathons, Earthquakes & Tsunamis” Foothills Friends and Neighbors Magazine April 2019: 6-7. Print
When Mommy Hurts was published June 23, 2017 in The Manifest-Station.
My essay Is It Okay If I’m Not Raising Child Prodigies? was published December 5, 2016 in The Good Mother Project Magazine.
Remembering Myself Between Departure and Arrival appeared in the August 2016 issue of Parent.co literary magazine.
The Toy appeared in the July 2016 issue of Mothers Always Write literary magazine.
I am also a contributing editor for the Flatirons Literary Review and a professional member of the Boulder Writer’s Workshop. During the course of writing my memoir, I pursued professional training by taking classes at the Lighthouse Writers Workshop, Flatirons Community College, Creative Nonfiction literary magazine. I have also worked on my manuscript with three developmental editors who are also published authors: Lori DeBoer, Rachel Weaver, and Mark Jabbour. In 2015-2016 I contributed the following articles for Apex Community Church, a large church in Kettering, Ohio to its anthologies:
- A God-Sized Wave
- The Hour I First Believed
- Run Away Back Home
- Broken Jar of Clay
- Is It Enough?
- A Path to Surrender
- Home Sweet Home
- A Recovering House Church Shepherd
- In Your Weakness I am Strong
- Culture Shock
- Living Water