PUBLISHED WORKS

Short Stories

The Art of War

January 2nd, 2017; Moonsick Magazine
Fiction piece about caring for an Alzheimer's patient.

Antevasin

August 23rd, 2016; Easy Street
Creative Nonfiction piece in which my car trip home to Long Island from Buffalo, NY is crowded by all of the people on my mind.

Strangers in a Car

May 26th, 2016; Maudlin House
Flash fiction piece melting the dream and waking worlds together inside of a bedroom. Or is it a train car?

Turn, Turn, Turn

October 22nd, 2013; The Rain, Party, & Disaster Society Tumblr
Historical fiction piece about a family on Long Island who is brought together by the death of President John F. Kennedy on November 22nd, 1963.


Essays

Environmentally Conscious

August 18th, 2014; Careeranista
Looking back on my most recent job, I learn a valuable lesson about taking stock of the environment of an office before accepting a position.
 

There's More to Me Than My Resume

March 31st, 2014; Careeranista
An exploration into the skill set the past few years caring for my Mom have provided me with and how much more there is to me than bullet points on a piece of paper.
 

Saying Enough is Enough

February 11th, 2014; Medium
A personal essay about caregiver advocacy, when it's time to say your duties are beyond your abilities and how to get help.
 

Reality For An Idealist

July 9th, 2013; Thought Catalog
About being the young caregiver to a parent with a degenerative illness.


Blogs

Alice Through My Looking Glass

August 2016 - present; Wordpress Blog
Epistolary blog covering the entire bibliography of Alice Hoffman and exploring the books through letters I write to my mother, who loves Hoffman, and whose Alzheimer's Disease prevents her from reading or discussing books with me anymore.

Just Try And Remember

January 2012 - present; Wordpress Blog
Personal blog about caring for my mother who has Alzheimer's Disease


Columns

NeuralPop - The Generation Wars

Millennials
July 18th, 2013; About the battle between the Baby Boomer and Millennial generations. First article is an introduction to the topic & the author.

Mawwiage
July 26th, 2013; This article explores the Millennial's view on marriage and weddings and how our views were shaped by our parents, The Baby Boomers.

Hire Us
August 3rd, 2013; My third article focuses on the difficulties Millennials are having finding work and how the Baby Boomers can help us, instead of hindering the process.

Oh, Baby
August 9th, 2013; My fourth article discusses the Millennials' struggle to decide between having children or not, and explores the possibility that Millennials can learn from Boomers when making this extremely important and difficult decision.

Extra, Extra, Tweet All About It!
August 23rd, 2013; My fifth article is a fairly inflammatory piece about the state of News today. What happened to reputable sources who gave us the facts without all the fanfare? Is the state of News channels & newspapers responsible for Millennials preference for Twitter as their source for up-to-the-minute News?


Print

The Trident

Spring 2008; SUNY Fredonia literary magazine
"The Drowning Song"
Poem about the death of a friend during high school; published in the SUNY Fredonia literary magazine