Selected Essays and Articles


"The Mommy I Want." The Other Mothers: An Anthology of Underrepresnted Maternal Voices, ed. by Savannah Slone, forthcoming.

"Anchorage Schools, Civility, and Diversity." Anchorage Daily News, 28 October 2020, p. A5.

"Strings Attached: In Alaska, Everything's Connected." Edible Alaska, Summer 2020, pp. 21-23.

"Who Is My Family?" FORUM: The Magazine of the Alaska Humanities Forum, Winter 2020, p. 42.

"The Baby Who Was Meant to Be Ours."  Reader's Digest, June 2019, pp. 46-48.

"A Christmas Story Adaptation Inspired by the Power of Adoption." The Anchorage Press, 20-26 December 2018, Volume 26, Edition 51, pp. 9, 20.

"Clean."  flashglass, volume IV, a subset of Glassworks, edited by Katie Budris, a Publication of Rowan University’s Master of Arts in Writing, 2018, pp. 18-19.

"An Unexpected Sign."  The New York Times, 25 November 2018, p. ST6.

"'Confessions of a Birth-Mom' Author Amy Seek, Our Special Guest for Passage Writes."  The Anchorage Press, Volume 26, Edition 20, 2018, pp. 2.

"Open Spaces."  The Anchorage Press, Volume 26, Edition 20, 2018, pp. 2, 15.

Passage Writes: Alaska Birth-Moms' Stories.  49 Writers Blog, 8 May 2018.

"A Prequel to Abiyoyo: Reimagining Children's Stories Teaches Empathy and Problem Resolution."  Alaska Parent Magazine, Spring 2018, p. 55.

"Tunneling Through."  Cirque Journal, Volume 9, Number 1, 2018, pp. 17-20.

"Nice Ass, Better Mind."  The Anchorage Press, Volume 24, Edition 42, 2017, p. 3.

"Broken-Hearted Blueberry Cobbler."  Alaska Women Speak, Volume 26, Issue 3, 2017, pp. 10-11.

"Seedlings."  Alaska Women Speak, Volume 23, Issue 1, 2015, p. 12.

"The Blended Family: Finding Our Family's New Identity."  Alaska Parent Magazine, Summer 2014, pp. 40-41.

"American Self-Censorship and the Need for Neologisms."  Watermark, Volume 1, 2007, pp. 196-212.