Writing

I am a monthly columnist at Catapult, and I have essays forthcoming in the New York Times and Airbnb Magazine.

Essays

My Father and the Dragon King – Catapult (January 2020)

Ali Wong’s Memoir Isn’t Just About Asian Americans– It’s Written to Us and For Us – Electric Literature (December 2019)

I’m a Mother With Bipolar Disorder – Family Story (November 2019)

The Night ParadeWhat God Is Honored Here? anthology (University of Minnesota Press, 2019)

Return, and Return – Passages North (print only)

And Still They Try to Tell Us – Diverging (2019)

Dreamscape 8: The Anatomy of Wanting and Forgetting – Bat City Review (2015)

Dreamscape 2: Dear Pinocchio – Baltimore Review (2013)

Dreamscape 1: A Healing – The Journal of Compressed Creative Arts (2013)

In the H – Niche Magazine (2012)

Miles – Escape into Life *Pushcart Prize nominee (2011)

Short Stories

The Sole Keeper – [PANK]

Savasana – r.kv.r.y

Articles & Interviews

Write Between the Lines: Four Women Discuss Race, Art, and Writing – Superstition Review Blog (co-written)

42nd Street Review –  Third Coast Review

The Shape of Things Review –  Third Coast Review

Safe Spaces at Sappho’s Salon – Third Coast Review

Interview with Mare Swallow [+ Part Two] – Gapers Block

Press

In the Face of Trump, Writers Resist – John Wilmes, The Chicago Reader

Me, My Shelf, and I: Jami Nakamura Lin – Laura Pearson, The Chicago Tribune (March 2015)