Literary Nonfiction

On Learning to Love the Sea” in Blackbird, Vol. 20 No. 2 (Fall, 2021).

Where Are You From,” an excerpt from Scholarship Boy (Paul Dry Books, 2020) in Blackbird, Vol. 19 No. 1 (Spring, 2020).

“Call Me by My Name” was reprinted as “Call Me by Name: A Lifetime of Race and Relationships” in Presbyterian Outlook, Vol. 201 No. 11 (July 29, 2019).

Call Me by My Name” in Blackbird, Vol. 17 No. 2 (Fall, 2018).

Dream Walker” in Blackbird, Vol. 15 No. 1 (Summer, 2016).

Urshel: The Beautiful Lost Sheep” in Blackbird, Vol. 15 No. 1 (Spring, 2016).

The Haircut” in New England Review, Vol. 35 No. 1 (2014).

“Perspective: Private Reparations” Hastings Center Report. 2010 (Nov-Dec)

Checkerboard Segregation in 1950s” in Law Touched Their Hearts: A Generation Reflects on Brown v. Board of Education (University of Vanderbilt Press, 2009).

Writing Law” in Writing and Revising the Disciplines (Cornell University Press, 2000).

Don’t Buy me a Bread Machine for Christmas” in Chicago Tribune (December 22, 1994).