“Being Diagnosed With Skin Cancer Gave Me the Chance to Get a Boob Job” Cosmopolitan

“Creating New Habits” Rewire Me

“Depression During the Holidays” Rewire Me

“A Time For Giving” Rewire Me

“Infertility Solutions” Rewire Me

“How to Fight Childhood Diabetes” Rewire Me

“Reducing Stigma Against Mental Illness” Rewire Me

“How to Slow Parkinson’s Disease” Rewire Me

“How Nature Calms Us” Rewire Me

“Why We Catch Cold” Rewire Me

“Enhancing Fitness Reduces Risk of Falls” Rewire Me

“How to Talk to Your Children about Mental Illness” Rewire Me

“Treating Substance Abuse with Virtual Reality” Rewire Me

“Stuck in My Throat” Modern Loss

“Music as Medicine” Rewire Me

“Peace of Body and Mind: A Mother’s Day Gift to Yourself” BlogHer

“Staying Afloat in the Winter Rain” Sweatpants & Coffee

“Discovering the Lesson From An Unexpected Moment” elephant journal

“Colors of Remembrance” Sweatpants & Coffee

“Do No Harm: To Publish or Not to Publish” Write Livelihood

“Confronting Mortality on the Slopes” Sweatpants & Coffee

“Homecoming” Sweatpants & Coffee

“Writing Outside the Cyclone” Write Livelihood

“Breathing Down My Guard” Sweatpants & Coffee

“About Daphne Rose Kingma”

“The Gift” Sweatpants & Coffee


“A Winding Road of Self-Care and Giving Back” Sweatpants & Coffee

“How to Travel in Tranquility” Rewire Me

“My Kids Go to School with Holes in Their Shoes But They Also Go to Europe” The Billfold

Current Events

“Why the Street Assault Video May Need Narration for Men”– The Manifest-Station

“Hollister Heroes: Red Cross Sends Representatives to Serve in New York City” Miracle Miles


“Deadline Looms for UNthink, An Overlooked Creative Grant Opportunity” Noodle

“How to Handle Your Child’s Difficult Behavior” Rewire Me

“8 Ways Parents Can Teach Internet Safety to Teens” Noodle

“Raising an Internet Safety-Savvy Kid in the Digital Age” Noodle

“How to Find the Right School Abroad for Your Expat Family” Noodle

“Supporting the Arts in Your Child’s School” Noodle

“Raising Successful and Ethical Children Without Religion” BlogHer

“The Meta-Friend” The Mid

“Why Parents Need a Place to Fight” The Mid

“I Don’t Have to Live Vicariously Through My Daughter at College” The Mid

“Am I a Better Parent Via Text?” The Mid

“Daddy Left Me on the Dance Floor” BlogHer

“Valentine’s Day in Schools: Are We Teaching Kids the Right Thing?” BlogHer

“Facing Hate in the Schoolyard as the Non-Christian Child” Role Reboot

“I Told My Daughter There Was No Santa” Role Reboot

“A Growing Void” Sweatpants & Coffee (Honorable Mention, Katheryn Krotzer LaBorde Creative Nonfiction Prize, 2014).

“Goodbye to the Odyssey” Sweatpants & Coffee (Honorable Mention, Linda Joy Myers Memoir Vignette Prize, 2014).

“No Simple Answers.” Milk and Ink: Family in the Extreme. Outskirts Press. (Honorable Mention, Tara L. Masih Intercultural Essay Prize, 2010).

“The Toilet Feeling” Sweatpants & Coffee

“Notes of Grace” Sweatpants & Coffee

Writing Craft

“Sensory Description: Deep Beyond the Five Senses We Learned in Preschool” The Book Designer: Carnival of the Indies

“McElroy, Amy. Not “I,” “Me,” or “My:” Streamline Your First-Person Narrative” The Book Designer: Carnival of the Indies

“The Magic of Expanded Dialogue Tags: Tips to Build Strong Characters and Draw Readers into Your Story” The Book Designer: Carnival of the Indies.

Radio Broadcasts

“A Break in the Silence” First Person Singular. KUSP, Santa Cruz.

“Creationism and Evolution Clash on the Playground” First Person Singular. KUSP, Santa Cruz.

“Finding Peace in the Mist” First Person Singular. KUSP, Santa Cruz.

“Flight of A Dancer’s Mind” First Person Singular. KUSP, Santa Cruz.

“The Art of Leaves” First Person Singular. KUSP, Santa Cruz.

“The Clearing” First Person Singular. KUSP, Santa Cruz.

“The Dance of the Forest” First Person Singular. KUSP, Santa Cruz.

“The Trash Monster” First Person Singular. KUSP, Santa Cruz.