shorts

SELECTED FICTION AND NONFICTION (2016-2018)

The Men on the Fence” —short story— in: TriQuarterly, 2017
* nominated for a Pushcart Prize

Animal Puzzle” (print only) —short story— in: Denver Quarterly, Vol 50, Nr 4, 2016
* nominated for a Pushcart Prize

The Empty Space in Front of Your Hand” —creative nonfiction— in: Green Mountains Review, 2016

The Last Gift” —creative nonfiction— in: Tin House (The Open Bar), 2016

Dawn” (print only)  —flash fiction— in: Mid-American Review, issue 38.1, fall 2017
* finalist for the Fineline Competition

Walls”  —flash fiction— in: Electric Literature (Okey-Panky), 2016
* longlisted for The Wigleaf Top 50

Copycat”  —flash fiction— in: SmokeLong Quarterly2016

Playground”  —flash fiction— in: Bat City Review, 2017
* runner up in the short prose contest judged by Ben Fountain

Woman of the Century”  —flash fiction— in: matchbook, 2017
* nominated for a Pushcart Prize and The Best Small Fictions

Speaking of Ovid”  —flash fiction— in: Connotation Press, 2017
* nominated for Best of the Net

The Hardest Thing”  —flash fiction— in: Iron Horse, PhotoFinish 2017
* finalist in the flash fiction competition

Office Women: Three Portraits and Thirteen Questions”  —flash fiction— in: Necessary Fiction, 2017

The Writer and Her Time” —creative nonfiction— in: Fiction Southeast, 2016

Clean Hands”  —flash fiction— in: Monkey Bicycle, 2018

Amsterdam (online and print) —7 micros/1 short story— in: Heavy Feather Review, Vol 7, 2018

Specialties + Meteorological Rest + How to Kill a Rose + Sunflowers” —4 micros— in: New World Writing, 2017

 



PUBLISHED SHORT PROSE, per year, all genres

2018

Forthcoming

  • “The Brazilian Lover” (print only) —short story— in: Fiction International, 2018
  • “The next” —flash fiction— in: Jellyfish Review, 2018
  •  5 micros (print only) in: Elm Leaves Journal, 2018
  • “How to Kill Your Grandmother” (print only) —flash fiction— in: Flash: the short-short story magazine, Vol 10, Nr 2, 2018
  • “Limbo Land” —flash fiction— in: Lost Balloon, 2018
  • “Growing Pains” —flash fiction— in: The Sunlight Press, 2018
  • “Inner Thief” —flash fiction— in: FlashBack Fiction, 2018
  • Three flash fictions in: Atticus Review, 2018
  • “New Leader” —micro fiction— in: Cheap Pop, 2018

Published

  • Amsterdam (online and print) —7 micros/1 short story— in: Heavy Feather Review, Vol 7, 2018
  • Clean Hands”  —flash fiction— in: Monkey Bicycle, 2018
  • A Tasting of European Chefs” (print only) —flash fiction— in: RipeningNational Flash Fiction Anthology, 2018
  • Matter of Time”  —micro fiction— in: New Flash Fiction Review, 2018
  • Breathlessness”  —micro fiction— in: Moon Park Review, 2018
  • “Field Trip” and “Tabula Rasa” (print only)  —micro fiction— in: Blink Ink, 2018
  • Nothing Short Of” —review— in: JMWW, 2018

2017

  • The Men on the Fence”—short story—in: TriQuarterly, 2017
    * nominated for a Pushcart Prize
  • Dawn” (print only)  —flash fiction— in: Mid-American Review, issue 38.1, fall 2017
    * finalist for the Fineline Competition
  • Playground”  —flash fiction— in: Bat City Review, 2017
    * runner up in the short prose contest judged by Ben Fountain
  • On Her Skin” (subscription only)—short story—in: The Doctor T. J. Eckleburg Review, 2017
  • Beach Bodies” (print only) —creative nonfiction—  in: Room Magazine, 40.3—Migration Issue, 2017
  • Possible Reactions” (print only) —creative nonfiction—  in: The Pinch, issue 37.2, 2017
  • The Gravity of Air” —creative nonfiction— in: The Forge, 2017
  • Con Artists” (online and print) —creative nonfiction— in: Litro UK, JulyAlternative Facts Issue, 2017
  • Woman of the Century”  —flash fiction— in: matchbook, 2017
    * nominated for a Pushcart Prize and The Best Small Fictions
  • Speaking of Ovid”  —flash fiction— in: Connotation Press, 2017
    * nominated for Best of the Net
  • The Anxious One”  —flash fiction— in: Connotation Press, 2017
    * nominated for The Best Small Fictions
  • The Killer”  —micro fiction— in: Connotation Press, 2017
  • Office Women: Three Portraits and Thirteen Questions”  —flash fiction— in: Necessary Fiction, 2017
  • Snapshots of Yesterday’s Tomorrow” (print only)  —micro fiction— in: Tears in the Fence, summer issue, 2017
    * third prize winner in the flash fiction competition
  • The Hardest Thing”  —flash fiction— in: Iron Horse, PhotoFinish 2017
    * finalist in the flash fiction competition
  • Swing State” (print only)  —flash fiction— in: Sleep is a Beautiful ColourNational Flash Fiction Anthology, 2017
  • Specialties + Meteorological Rest + How to Kill a Rose + Sunflowers” —4 micros— in: New World Writing, 2017
  • Spring Cleaning” (scroll to June 10th of 2017)  —micro fiction—in: National Flash Fiction Day NZ, 2017
    * longlisted for the Micro Madness competition
  • One-Way Family”  —flash fiction— in: (b)OINK, 2017
  • Classic Woman”  —flash fiction— in: Whiskey Paper, 2017
  • The Spider and I”  —micro fiction— in: Cheap Pop, 2017
  • Papers”  —micro fiction—in: The Offing, 2017
  • Seven Causes of my Mother’s Bicycle Accident”  —flash fiction—in: Flash Frontier, 2017
  • Atmospheric Betrayal”  —micro fiction— in: Blue Fifth Review—Blue Five Notebook Series, 2017
  • Liabilities”  —flash fiction— in: Pithead Chapel, 2017
  • Swan Lake”  —flash fiction— in: Vestal Review, 2017
    * readers’ favorite
  • Aurora, Giselle, Jasmine” (print only)  —micro fiction— in: Blink Ink, 2017
  • Wait Till You See Me Dance” —review— in: Heavy Feather Review, 2017
  • Top Ten (plus one) Best (Dead) Father Flashes” —blog listicle— in: SmokeLong Quarterly, 2017

2016

  • Animal Puzzle” (print only)—short story—in: Denver Quarterly, Vol 50, Nr 4, 2016
    * nominated for a Pushcart Prize
  • Walls”  —flash fiction— in: Electric Literature (Okey-Panky), 2016
    * longlisted for The Wigleaf Top 50
  • The Empty Space in Front of Your Hand” in: Green Mountains Review, 2016
  • The Last Gift” —creative nonfiction— in: Tin House (The Open Bar), 2016
  • Playing the sports fan” —creative nonfiction— in: Prairie Schooner, 2016
  • Copycat”  —flash fiction— in: SmokeLong Quarterly2016
  • Woman of the Week”  —flash fiction— in: matchbook2016
    * republished in the anthology WAVES: A Confluence of Women’s Voices, 2018
  • Surfacing” (print only)—short story—in: FOLIO, Vol 31, 2016
  • The Alps in Fall Time”—short story—in: Mikrokosmos Literary Journal, 2016
  • The Writer and Her Time” —creative nonfiction— in: Fiction Southeast, 2016
  • Fraying” —creative nonfiction— in: Atticus Review, 2016
  • Back to Back” —creative nonfiction— in: Word Riot, 2016.
    * republished in the anthology WAVES: A Confluence of Women’s Voices, 2018
  • Fistfuls”  —flash fiction— in: Superstition Review, Issue 17, 2016
    * with a podcast on writing this story
  • Brunch”  —flash fiction— in: Jellyfish Review, 2016
  • “Snails and Oysters”  —flash fiction— in: Hermeneutic Chaos, 2015 (now defunct)
     * nominated for The Best Small Fictions
  • The Path to the Future”  —flash fiction— in: Pinball, 2016
  • The Efficient Lover”  —micro fiction— in: Knee-Jerk2016
  • Locked In, Locked Out”  —flash fiction— in: Vending Machine Press, 2016
  • Message from the Forest”  —flash fiction— in: Litro UK, 2016
  • The World on Fire”  —micro fiction— in: Crack the Spine, 2016
     * selected for Best of print anthology, Vol XIV
  • Earthquake”  —micro fiction— in: Unbroken, 2016
  • Flash Addiction” —blog column— in: SmokeLong Quarterly, 2016
  • Condensed to Flash: World Classics” —review— in: JMWW, 2016

2015 

  • The Mindreader”  —flash fiction— in: Hobart, 2015
    * my first publication in English
  • Her Face in the Glass” (print only)  —flash fiction— in: Flash: the short-short story magazine, Vol 8, Nr 2, 2015
  • The Hunter at the End of the Day”  —flash fiction— in: Hobart, Erotica Special, 2015
  • Ham&Cheese” +“Divorced and in Love”  —micro fiction— in: Literary Orphans, 2015
  • A Ball is a Ball”  —micro fiction— in: Minor Literature[s],  2015
  • An Interesting Case”  —flash fiction— in: Toasted Cheese, 2015
  • Dimensions”  —creative nonfiction— in: The Missing Slate, 2015
    * republished in the anthology WAVES: A Confluence of Women’s Voices, 2018
  • Baseball & Wine”  —micro fiction— in: Pidgeonholes,  2015
  • The Realist”  —micro fiction— in: Boston Literary, 2015


PUBLICATIONS in DUTCH and TRANSLATIONS
(before 2015)

  • “Hoe de muur onder mijn hand verkruimelde” (short story) in:
    25 under 35, stories by young & promising Dutch and Flemish authors,
    an anthology edited by Said El Haji & Annelies Verbeke.
  • “Beauté” (essay) and “Amour” (short story) in French translation in: Deshima
    Available in PDF: “Beauté” and “Amour
  • “De Gang van Zaken” (short story) in: Deus Ex Machina
  • “Hôtel Lutetia” (essay) in: En Route. Available in PDF: Hôtel Lutetia
  • “Het allerliefste Hoofd” (short story) in the anthology: Fasten Your Seat Belt.
    Excerpt available: Het Allerliefste Hoofd
  • “Een leven zonder klok” (essay) in: Flow. PDF: Een leven zonder klok
  • “De dood als zelfbehoud” (essay) in: HP De Tijd. PDF: De dood als zelfbehoud
  • Dromen van surrealisme (essay) in: Filosofie Magazine. PDF: Dromen van Surrealisme
  • “Wat ik mis, creëer ik” (interview with French singer-songwriter Thomas Boulard) in: WahWah
  • “Eliott Smith” (essay) in: WahWah, special edition Groeten van Rottumerplaat
    an anthology edited by Joost Zwagerman
  • “De vermenigvuldiging van Valerie” (short story) in: De Verleiding
    an anthology edited by Susan Smit and Siska Mulder
  • “Wachten op Gregor” (short story) in: Durante
  • Regular column in: Bureau de Helling (an exchange with politician Hagar Roijackers)
  • Flash essays in: Filosofie Kalender. Available here and here.
  • Columns and articles in: local and national newspapers