Short Prose


The Brazilian Lover” (print only) —short story— in: Fiction International

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

Animal Puzzle” (print only) —short story— in: Denver Quarterly
* nominated for a Pushcart Prize

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

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

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

Walls”  —flash fiction— in: Electric Literature
* longlisted for The Wigleaf Top 50

Clean Hands”  —flash fiction— in: Monkey Bicycle
* nominated for Best Small Fictions and Best of the Net

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

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

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

Breathlessness”  —micro fiction— in: Moon Park Review
* selected for the Best Microfiction anthology and nominated for Best of the Net

PUBLISHED SHORT PROSE, per year, all genres



  •  5 micros (print only) in: Elm Leaves Journal, the Blackout Edition.





  • 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 (now defunct), re-published in Flash Boulevard.
    * 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), re-published in Flash Boulevard.
     * nominated for The Best Small Fictions
  • “The Path to the Future”  —flash fiction— in: Pinball, 2016 (now defunct)
  • 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


  • 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

(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.
  • “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