My Writing Space


I have published my writing in many literary magazines including The Massachusetts Review, New Orleans Review, Seattle Review, Cimarron Review, Quarterly West, American Poetry Review, Hayden’s Ferry Review, Indiana Review, and The Iowa Review. Here is a list of recent work. Publications: Nonfiction “Beloved

Trish and Colleen


I’ve been teaching at Arizona State University for 23 years. In that time I have taught over 200 classes, chaired many Honor’s Thesis Committees, and I’ve offered many workshops on pedagogy and teaching strategies to ASU faculty. Recently one of my students made



I have traveled to 38 countries including Croatia, Hungary, China, Thailand, Korea, Venezuela, and Argentina. I especially enjoy traveling to places where I can have an outdoor adventure. I have climbed Kilamanjaro, hiked the Inca Trail in Peru, and competed in races in