Prose

Selected Publications

Travel Guide (coeditor and contributor): Slow Travel Berlin’s 100 Favourite Places

Longform Essay: Things I Never Told Her (Granta)

Review: “A Prayer Journal” by Flannery O’Connor (Slate)

Review: “Interior States: Essays” by Meghan O’Gieblyn (Minneapolis Star Tribune)

Review: “Good and Mad; The Transformative Power of Women’s Anger” by Rebecca Traister (Minneapolis Star Tribune)

Review: “Sick” by Porochista Khakpour (Minneapolis Star Tribune)

Review: “Sharp: The Women Who Made an Art of Having an Opinion” by Michelle Dean (Slate)

Fiction: “It Has Been 70 Years Since Eva Braun Was Incinerated Along with Her Underwear” (Cosmonauts Avenue)

Essay: The Disabled Flâneur (New York Times)

Essay: I’m a Disabled Woman Who Wants to See More Literary Characters Like Me (Catapult) (Reprint: On Being)

Review: “The Wrong Way to Save Your Life” by Megan Stielstra (Minneapolis Star Tribune)

Review: “The Accomplished Guest” by Ann Beattie (San Francisco Chronicle)

Review: “Abandon Me” by Melissa Febos (Minneapolis Star Tribune)

Review: “Flaneuse” by Lauren Elkin (Minneapolis Star Tribune)

Review: “Lillian Boxfish Takes a Walk” by Kathleen Rooney (Minneapolis Star Tribune)

Review: “Dinosaurs on Other Planets” by Danielle McLaughlin (Minneapolis Star Tribune)

Q&A: To Live a Clitoral Life: An Interview with Elizabeth Hall (Brooklyn Magazine)

Review: “Good as Gone” by Amy Gentry (Minneapolis Star Tribune)

Review: “Reactive” by Masande Ntshanga (Slate)

Fiction: SUV (Necessary Fiction)

Profile: How Rebel Ex-Punk Stona Fitch Became Rory Flynn (Literary Hub)

Review: “Scavengers” by Becky Hagenston (Minneapolis Star Tribune)

Craft Essay: How to Battle Impostor Syndrome: Owning Your Writing as Art (The Write Life)

Q&A: An Interview with Alexander Chee on “The Queen of the Night” (Slate)

Review: “Knockout” by John Jodzio (Minneapolis Star Tribune)

Q&A: The Violence and Music of Dorthe Nors (Los Angeles Review of Books)

Review: “The End of Days” by Jenny Erpenbeck (Los Angeles Review of Books)

Review: “My Pulse Is an Earthquake” by Kristin FitzPatrick (Minneapolis Star Tribune)

Review: “Lila” by Marilynne Robinson (Slate)

Review: “Kinder than Solitude” by Yiyun Li (Slate)

Q&A: An Interview with Mary Norris, the Comma Queen (Salon)

Essay: My Mother Wants Me to Get Married but I Respect Her Too Much for That (Role Reboot)

Profile: The Accidental Advocate – From Leukaemia Patient to Leader in Patient Advocacy (Holyrood)