Fiction & Non

Fiction, Humor & Poetry


“Louis Seventeen”


“How to Dom a Bag of Cadbury Mini Eggs”

Spectral Lines: Poems About Scientists[Alternating Current Press]

“The Astronomer”

The Yale Review

“Fifty-Five Love Ballad Lyric Prompts”

Points in Case

“Ready-to-Use Instagram Copy for the Contemporary Female Yogi”

The Cardiff Review

“A Hopeful Animal”

>Finalist in the 2018 Iowa Review Award for Fiction


>Finalist in the Fall 2017 Arcturus Award for Fiction, Nominee for The Pushcart Prize
New Haven Review

“Project Arcturus”

Storm Cellar

“{Home} Furnishings”


“After the Diet”

The Reject Pile

“Dear Bethenny Frankel”


“Am I a man?”

About Place Journal


“Girl in a coat”

Journalism & Non-Fiction (select)


“Cardi B’s ‘Money’ as Dating Manifesto”

“Meet the Purple Heart War Vet with a Socialist U.S. Senate Campaign”

“Deleting Your Dating App as an Act of Faith”

Architectural Digest

“Help! My Cat Pees on Literally Everything”


“Inspired by Black Lives Matter, This Masked Man Patrols Under the Cover of Darkness”

The Atlantic

“A Podcast for Your Mental Health”


“Can a Creative Company Form a Creative Workplace?”

The Rumpus

“The Rumpus Interview with Melissa Gira Grant”


“Seeing red: Can safe-words end rape culture in the US?”

“Archer Asks: Sex Nerd, Sandra Daugherty”

am New York 

“Road-Tripping Montana”


“Seeking Sustainability”

“Staying Fit on the Road: A Guide to Exercise for Travelers”

“Oh, What a Heavenly Duo!”

“The Beer at the End of the Road Less Traveled”

“In Search of…” blog

“Road Weary”

“Road Blues”

“Going It Alone”

“Montana: A Love Story”

“In Farming & in Marriage, Hard Work Never Hurts”

“Pennsylvania Lessons in Distracted Driving”

“Day One: The Universe Will Meet You”

“The Things in My Car”

Pop City

“Reddit saves Not Another Hostel”

“An Apt Pair: Ampersand Mountain & Follensby Clear Pond”

The Mercurial (web) magazine & gallery


2009 to 2013

Founder, Publisher, Editor, and Curator.

Thought Catalog

“Body Image: The Model Religion”

The News-Times

“Rudy Behrens is a whirl of many interests”

The Cupola

“What a Wunderful Class”