A selection of Mary’s writings will be available to read here soon.

Published poems and essays:

  • “Love Compounded” Poem, Intima: A Journal for Narrative Medicine, Spring 2016
  • “Developing Inner Resources in the Face of Medical Crisis” article for Transformative Energy Healing for Women Blog, Spring, 2016.
  • “Holding Space for Creativity” in COURAGEOUS CREATIVITY, May 2015 “Creative Teaching” Issue.
  • “Freeing the Waters” in LILIPOH, Issue 75, Volume 19, Spring 2014.
  • “Sternal Encounter” in ” The Examined Life: A Literary Journal of the University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine”, Volume 2, # 2, Spring 2013.
  • “Remodel” in “Anesthesiology Journal”, July 2012. (link to an an audio recording and to an interview about the basis of the essay).
  • “Remarrying at Midlife” Essay for Anthology, “Remarriage in Midlife: 10 Things Women Over 50 Should Think About Before Saying I Do a Second—or Third—Time!” Edited by Catherine Rain, forthcoming.
  • “His Heartbeat” in “Heartscapes: True Stories of Remembered Love” Plainfield, Vermont: Spruce Mountain Press, 2012.
  • “Assaying a Grammar of Dreams” Essay, Arabesques Journal, Vol 03, Issue 04 “Dreams” (Link no longer active) Complete essay: pdf download
  • “Mother Goddess” Writing it Real, (Second place winner in essay contest) 6/4/09.
  • “Wounding Vision” Viridescent Sea, Issue 1, Winter 2005 (Link no longer active) Complete essay: here SOON*.
  • “Hera Chera” Essay, Banyan Review, Spring 2003.
  • “Of Greed and Measure” Story, Spirit of Trees Website.
  • “Awakening Ecological Awareness in Children Through Story” Essay, Nature In Legend and Story Newsletter, Volume 1, No. 3-4, Fall 2002/ Winter 2004 (Chicago).
  • “For Imbolc” Poem, Spindleweed: Weaving Life with Earth, Issue 8, Spring 1999 (Seattle)Here SOON*.
  • “Creating Tree Ceremonies” Article; “The First Tree” Story, Caduceus Journal, Issue 35, Spring 1997 (Leamington Spa, UK).
  • “Story –Vessels for the Creative” Essay, Caduceus Journal, Issue 31, Spring, 1996 (Leamington Spa, UK).
  • Various Book Reviews: Caduceus Journal U.K. Issues 32- 55.
  • H-Net Reviews in the Humanities and Social Science.