Essays, Stories & Reviews

Family Portraits at Newport Beach Restaurants
Citric Acid, Inaugural Issue, 2022

My Art Patrons
The Millions, October, 2015

A Nice Hobby, Like Knitting: On Barbara Pym
Los Angeles Review of Books, July, 2015

Minding Other People’s Business: On Dawn Powell
Los Angeles Review of Books, April, 2015

Fatally Cleaved
Los Angeles Review of Books, September, 2014

Don DeLillo’s Forgotten ‘Memoir’
Salon, January 2014

First Female Olympians
The Toast, September 2013

Par Par Bogey Bogey Par Par
The Toast, August 2013

No Girls Allowed: On ‘Queens of Noise’
Los Angeles Review of Books, September 2013

Not Whether You Win or Lose, But How You Look
The Toast, July 2013

Not Pretty
Los Angeles Review of Books, February 2012

Refusal to Cooperate: The Afterlife of ‘Zeitoun’
Salon, December 2012

The Strangeness of Reality: Chris Kraus’s Summer of Love
Los Angeles Review of Books, October 2012

Pat’s Journals
The Millions, June 2011

Orange Coast Magazine, September 2011.

The Continuous Dialogue Between Writers
Beatrice, 2011

One Writers Argument Against Facebook and Twitter
Three Guys One Book, January 2011

Busch’s ‘Ralph the Duck’
Beatrice, January 2010.

The Perils of Fiction
The Millions, January 2010.

Writer Duck
Literary Mama, January 2010.

Jane Vandenburgh and the Hypothetical Fifteen-Year-Old Girl
Three Guys One Book, November 2010.



JuxtaProse, Issue #14, 2017.

Half Truth
Slake Los Angeles, Issue #2, 2011.

The Case of Miss Violeta Louise Stokes
Five Chapters, March 2010.



Podcast with Lee Takemoto, LitCit

Zyzzyva Interview with Zack Ravas

Electric Literature Interview with Juliet Escoria

Tin House Interview with Emma Komlos-Hrobsky

LARB with Barbara DeMarco-Barrett

Profile in LA Weekly

Profile in OC Weekly

Profile in Orange Coast Magazine

LARB with Samantha Peale

Vroman’s Interview

The Elegant Variation Interview with Kate Durbin

Electric Literature Interview with Julia Jackson

Hometown Pasadena Interview

OC Weekly Interview