Other Essays and Reviews

“The First Avocado,” Mount Hope Magazine, Fall, 2013. Gwen Frostic Award, First Place Nonfiction, Western Michigan University

Columns in “Religious Perspectives,” The Gallup Independent, quarterly from 2011-present (Second Place in New Mexico Press Women's Communications Contest 2015)

“Shiprock Harvest Time,” Gallup Journey, Arts Edition, January, 2012

A Year of Standing Still, Blog at http:/​/​ayearofstandingstill.blogspot.com, September 2011-January 2014

“A Beirut Heart: One Woman’s War,” Review, Third Coast, Fall 2006

“Living with Beggars,” Friends Journal, July, 2006

“Birdsong: A Natural History,” Review, Third Coast, Spring 2006

“Giving Children a Childhood: All Faiths Receiving Home,” New Mexico Kids!, September/​October, 2005

“Numele Tau/​Your Name: Poeme/​Poems,” Review, Third Coast, Fall 2005

“Teen Depression, Teen Suicide,” New Mexico Kids!, July/​August, 2005

“Death Angel,” Rockhurst Review: A Fine Arts Journal, Spring 1996

“Screened Kiss,” Fireweed: A Feminist Quarterly of Writing, Politics, Art and Culture, Winter 1995

“Navajo Bilingual-Bicultural Curriculum,” Bilingual Journal, 1976