Recent Work



Creative Nonfiction 70 (Spring 2019): What’s in the Water


LitHub CrimeReads (April 13, 2018): The Body in the Library


The Iowa Review 46.4 (Spring 2017): Pulling Teeth

Black Warrior Review 42.2 (Spring 2016): Eva, she kill her one daughter

Columbia 54 (Spring 2016): Detained

Creative Nonfiction 54 (Winter 2015): Five Bathrooms and an Outhouse


The Ilanot Review (Winter 2019): Portrait of the Dear Leader and The 20th Century Writes a Cento 

Tupelo Quarterly (March 2019): Portrait of the artist as Cassandra 


RHINO (April 2019): Dinner party while the city burns


Fjords Review 4.4 (2019): Three Poems

Iron Horse Literary Review (Oct 4, 2018): Meditations on shockwaves at the edge of space (with excerpts from the Kavanaugh hearings)

Poets Reading the News (April 16, 2018): This Is Not a Poem About Grace

The Rumpus (July 26, 2018): Three Poems   


Arkansas International (Fall 2017): On Watching Election Results Come In


Cincinnati Review 14.2 (2017): Pipes

Waxwing (Summer 2017): Ode to My Son’s First Shooter Drill

©2018 by Shelley Puhak