Innocence.” Emprise Review Volume 16: September 1, 2010.

Address to the Greenville Senior Women’s Club 35th Annual Pedigreed Dog Show by the Mystery Writer H.L. Lemontre.” Improbable Object: April 20, 2010.

"Third Lesson." Identity Theory: December 1, 2009.

Hospitality.” Wheelhouse #8: Summer/Autumn 2009.

Of What is Sweet and What is Terrible.” Hamilton Stone Review #17: February 2009.

Crossword.” Six Sentences: February 2009.

China Mobile.” Stirring Magazine Volume 10, Edition 1: January 2008.


Sixth Grade Rock Collection.” The Equalizer, First Series: November 2010.

“Cracks.” PANK: January 2010.

“Confetti.” PANK: January 2010.

“Green Tent in Spring: Monterey, California.” PANK: January 2010.

“Sonnet for the Mother Mary." PANK: June 2009.

All Ready” and "To Uncle Snack." DIAGRAM 8.2: May 2008.


Email from Lorin Stein.” The Rumpus July 26, 2010.

An Author Answers Her Fan Mail.” The Rumpus June 22, 2010.

Baby’s Touch n’ Feel Guide to Russian Literature.” McSweeney’s May 11, 2010.

What to Expect: The Third Decade.” McSweeney’s October 20, 2009.

The Importance of Attitude.” The Rumpus October 9, 2009.

"Our Bodies, Our Shelves: An Emotional Mapping of IKEA." The Big Jewel September 16, 2009.

"Marcel Proust Discovers LiveJournal." McSweeney's May 21, 2008.

Some Excerpts from the Lonely Planet Master Guide.” Monkeybicycle May 6, 2008.

"County Fairs and the Wages of Fun." DYSKE 15 January 2006.


Impulse. By Megan Shank and Summer Block. Dir. Megan Shank. East West Theater Group, Shanghai. 21-23 November 2008.

Book Reviews

Review of The Edge of Europe by Pentti Saarikoski. Tarpaulin Sky August 2, 2008.

Review of Stick Out Your Tongue by Ma Jian. Small Spiral Notebook November 12, 2007. 

Review of Fever: The Life and Music of Miss Peggy Lee by Peter Richmond. Small Spiral Notebook September 19, 2007.


A Los Angeles History Lesson.” Travelmag 5 September 2006.

News and Business

Creating fair practices for Chinese investors.” W.P. Carey School of Business Knowledge website, Arizona State University. 2 July 2007.