I've performed stand-up comedy, in plays and improv troupes, and I've studied improvisational acting. My prize-winning humor writing's been published in The Syndrome Magazine, Fleas on the Dog, the Erma Bombeck Writers' Workshop Blog, and 



On December 24, 2017, I was awarded first prize in the 2017 Mona Schreiber Prize for Humorous Fiction and Nonfiction competition, for "Slug City." Read it at

"Why You Should Swipe Right on a Buddhist Monk," The Syndrome Magazine, August 15, 2019,

"He Can't Read My Poker Face -- Life Lessons from Playing Poker with the Boys," The Syndrome Magazine, July 22, 2019,

"God is Dead," in Fleas on the Dog, Issue 3, July 1, 2019,

"What, Me Date? Separating fact from fiction when it comes to online dating,", March 26, 2019,

"Technologically Challenged, Who Me?" June 19, 2018, The Erma Bombeck Writers' Workshop Blog,

"Love at First Sight," January 17, 2018,

"Top Ten Ways to Get Your Play Produced in New York," The International Centre for Women Playwrights newsletter, September 2017,


"Dating Siridawi," monologue, Producer's Club, NYC, May 6, 2006

"Mother's Day," play, Minnesota Shorts Play Festival, Mankato, MN, September 9, 2010 AND Samuel French Short Play Festival, NYC, June 10, 2006

"Trumpet Blues," monologue, (Creative Place Theatre, NYC, October 29-31, 2002; FUSE!, Norwalk, CT, October 7, 2006; Cedar Lane Stage, Bethesda, MD, July 18-26, 2009)

"Driven," Creative Place Theatre, NYC, March 19-21, 2004 (one-woman show)


*  "Insectly Yours"

*  "But, I'm a Girl"

*  "Scattering Mom and Dad, or, Mom and Dad in a Box"

*  "How Will America Fare in a Zombie Apocalypse?"

*  "Imogene, Baby"

*  "A Trumped-up Presidency:  110 limericks about Donald Trump's Election"

*  "The Impeachment Limericks"

*  Trump Song Parodies (to the tune of "I Feel Pretty" and "Matchmaker, Matchmaker")