"Maybe I Loved You," Goodbye To All That: Writers on Loving and Leaving New York. (Seal Press) This essay also appeared online on

"Waiting For Big Bird," The Forgotten Borough, Writers on Coming To Terms With Queens. (Kensington Press)

"Adults At Home," Love Stories: A Literary Companion To Tennis. Originally appeared in The Indiana Review and Fifty-Two Stories.  (Kensington Press)



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Very Nice, Lenny Letter

Doris and Gertie, People Holding

Clean Sheets, Great Jones Street.

"Power Tools," Guernica

"Cow Juice," McSweeney's

"Paris," Five Chapters

"The Sixties Were Over," Five Chapters

"In A Relationship," New World Writing

"My Friend Felicity," New World Writing

"Whole Foods Was Around The Corner,"

"An Owl Story,"

"Look At Me Now,"         

                                                                                                      "Perfect," The Barcelona Review




Painting Flowers, The Paris Review

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