Essay appearing in the online journal Ascent

Winner of‘s 2010 Nonfiction Contest

Setting Forth in Their Footprints
Opening essay from In the Mind’s Eye: Essays Across the Animate World

Sunrise on the Medicine Wheel
Orion Magazine, May/June 2008

Winged Omens
Notre Dame Magazine, Autumn 2006

Moonrise Over Chimney Rock
Notre Dame Magazine, Winter 2007/08

The Artists of La Grotte Chauvet
Notre Dame Magazine, Winter 2005/06