Anthologies

  • “Of Prayer” (essay).  After Montaigne (University of Georgia Press) 2015
  • “Brief Treatise Against Irony” (essay). Brief Encounters (Norton) 2015
  • “There Are Things Awry Here” (essay).  Best American Essays 2011.
  • “On Coming Back As A Buzzard” (essay).  The Pushcart Anthology XXXV.  Forthcoming, 2011.
  • “Though I Am Not” (poem).  New Hungers From Old: 100 Years of Italian American Poetry.  (Star Cloud Press)  Forthcoming, 2011.
  • “Falling Houses” (essay).  Crazyhorse 50th Anniversary Issue.  (Crazyhorse Magazine)  December, 2010.
  • “On Advice” (essay).  Welcome Table Press: Occasional Papers on Practice and Form.  (Welcome Table Press)  Forthcoming, 2010.
  • “On Twinkies” (essay).   Peanut Butter, Gooseberries and Latkes!  (Whole World Press)  Forthcoming, 2010.  Buy This Book Now
  • “Verb” (essay).  One Word:  Contemporary Writers on the Words They Love or Loathe  (Sarabande Books)  2010.   Buy This Book Now
  • “Two Experiments and a Coda” (essay).  The Pushcart Anthology XXXIV. (Pushcart Press)   Fall 2009.  Buy This Book Now
  • “Red Cluster, “Mid-Summer; Bee; On Waiting; At Six Months;  Standing Figure with Knife Edge; Fall (poems).  When She Named Fire.  (Autumn House Press)  2009.   Buy This Book Now
  • “The question of these purple blooms . . .” (poem).   Poetry Daily,  July 13, 2008
  • “Walk” (poem).  Satellite Convulsions: Poems from Tin House.  (Tin House Books)  2008.  Buy This Book Now
  • “Autopsy Report” (essay).  Touchstone Anthology of Contemporary Nonfiction.  (Touchstone Press)  2007.   Buy This Book Now
  • “Glaciology” (essay).  The Pushcart Anthology XXX.  (Pushcart Press)  2005.   Buy This Book Now
  • Excerpts from Increase (essays).  Short Takes.  (W.W. Norton)  Fall, 2005.  Buy This Book Now
  • “Trimming” (essay).  Rules of Thumb.  (Writer’s Digest Books Press)  2005.  Buy This Book Now
  • “Requiem” (poem).  Birth: A Literary Companion.  (University of Iowa Press)  2002.   Buy This Book Now
  • “Bee” (poem).  Weavings 2000:  The Maryland Millennial Anthology  (Forest Woods)  2000.   Buy This Book Now