Publications and Experience

Personal Essays

  • “Desert Docent” in Los Angeles Review
  • “Finding Space for Yoga in Motherhood” in Yoga International
  • “Mothering and Metaphor” in Spirit on the Move: Personal Essays on Yoga in Daily Life (Himalayan Institute Press, 2005)
  • “Personal Effects” in VoiceCatcher
  • “Postpartum” in Creative Nonfiction. Download the pdf.  "Postpartum" also appeared in Rage and Reconciliation: Inspiring a Healthcare Revolution (Southern Methodist University Press, 2005)
  • “Slide” in Brevity
  • “Survivability: What the Desert Teaches Me” in What Wildness is This: Women Write About the Southwest (University of Texas, 2007) 
  • “Reckoning with Birth” in Mothering

Teaching Experience

  • Canyon Ranch Resort & Health Spa, Tucson, AZ
  • Center for Schools and Communities, Philadelphia, PA
  • Cochise College, 
  • Golden Eagle Distributers, Tucson, AZ
  • Multnomah Arts Center, Portland, OR
  • Pima Community College, Tucson, AZ
  • Prescott College, Prescott, AZ
  • School’s Out Washington Bridge Conference, Seattle, WA
  • Sitka Center for Art & Ecology, Otis, OR
  • Southwestern Friends of Jung, Tucson, AZ
  • The Society of Southwestern Authors, Tucson, AZ
  • The Yoga Connection, Tucson, AZ
  • Ventana Vista Elementary School, Tucson, AZ
  • University of Arizona Extended University, Tucson, AZ
  • University of Arizona Writing Skills Improvement Project,Tucson, AZ
  • University of Phoenix, Tucson, AZ
  • Women’s Writing Groups, Tucson, AZ and Portland, OR
  • Wordstock, Portland, OR
  • School’s Out Washington Bridge Conference, Seattle, WA

Coaching and Editing Experience