NANCY J. NORDENSON

medical writer creative writer

Published Essays

"Two-Part Invention"
Harvard Divinity Bulletin, Summer/​Autumn 2014

"Delivery Us From Evil"
Guest post at Good Letters blog, May 2013

"Three-Part Harmony"
A short online piece on the creative process, Feb 2013; Ross Gale Creativity Series

"Still in French Airspace"
Under The Sun, 2012
Nominated for Pushcart Prize

"Woman on Michigan Avenue"
Saint Katherine Review, 2011, volume 2, number 3
"Notable Mention" in Best Spiritual Writing 2013

"Metrics"
Indiana Review, Winter 2011-12
"Notable Mention" in Best American Essays 2012
Nominated for a Pushcart Prize

"Spinning and Being Spun"
Comment, September 2010
"Notable Mention" in Best Spiritual Writing 2012

"Things That Fall and Things That Stand"
The Spirit of Food: 34 Writers on Feasting and Fasting Toward God, edited by Leslie Leyland Fields (Cascade Books, 2010)

"Ontology"
Harpur Palate, summer 2009
Becoming: What Makes a Woman (University of Nebraska Gender Programs, 2012)
"Notable mention" in Best American Essays 2010

"Prelude,"
Lake Effect, Winter 2012, volume 16

"Witness"
Published in Under the Sun, Summer 2010.

"Nothing Can Separate"
Published in the premier issue of Relief and included in The Best of Relief, Volume 1. Still available for purchase at the journal's website.
Relief, Fall 2006, Editor's Choice Creative Nonfiction

"Waves and Oscillations"
Published in the Fall 2008 issue of Desert Call.

Selected Creative Works

Books
Anthologies
Includes my essay "Things that Fall and Things that Stand"
Includes my essay "Ontology"
Essays
A list of published essays.

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