“Shelter in Place” Winter 2020, Funny Pearls
“Big Thompson” Fall 2019, THINK Journal
“Museum of the Mall” Spring 2019, Colere
“Missed Connections” Winter 2019, Spitfire Literary
“Seeking Asylum” Summer 2017, Ocotillo Review
“Delivery Man” Spring 2017, Watershed Review
“Ordinary Time” Winter 2016, issue 95, Arlington Literary Journal, known as ArLiJo
“In Her Garden” Spring 2016, Pennyshorts
“Marathoner” Spring 2016, Firefly Magazine
“Roadkill” December 2015, Fiction on the Web
“Un Espiritu Libre” Spring 2015, Writing for Peace
“Heartbreak Wall” Winter 2015, PMS
out Winter of 2019/2020 25th Anniversary Edition, a reprint of Exit 24
“Vigeland Park” Spring 2013, The Red Line
“Never Forget" Fall 2011, Foliate Oak
“I'm Lying to You” Spring 2011, Greensilk Journal
“Cloud of Witnesses” Hunger Mountain, Spring 2010
“How Poor People Get Money” Steam Ticket, Spring 2010
“Bitter Fruit” Fall 2009, The Write Room
“Freeze Dance” Winter 2009, Word Riot
“In Her Garden” Fall 2008, Tonopah Review
Cantaraville, issues 12, 9, 7, 5
“Wild Mushrooms” Fall 2008, Rosebud


“Can't Hold a Candle to This,” Fall 2020, (y)Syndrome
“Ashes to Ashes” and “Her Time,” Dec, 2019, Jan. 2020, Little Old Lady (humor)
Obsolete,” Fall, 2019, Erma Bombeck blog out of University of Dayton
“Revenge”, 2019, HoneyBee Review
“Kickstarter”, March 2019, Ink Sweat & Tears
“Celebration of Life”, Spring 2018 Vassar Review
“Entrepreneur”, March 2018, Fiftywordstories
“7 Stages of Replacing Things” Jan. 2018, Tenderness, yea
 “Arriving at Night”, Dec. 2017, Ink & Letters NOMINATED for Pushcart
“Catching Up” Nov. 2017, Sunlight Press
“Never Too Late”August 2017, Fiftywordstories
“The Note in the Lobby”Spring 2017, Spelk Fiction
“eMatch,” Winter 2017 Carbon Culture print
“Collage” Winter 2017, The VignetteReview
“The Machine Has no Clothes” (reprint), Autumn 2016, Tigershark Publishing
“Granny's Pockets,” Summer 2016, Friday Flash Fiction
“Summer of the Seventeen-Year Locust,” Summer 2016, The Vignette Review
“City of Love,” Summer, 2016 Bop Dead City
“Untitled” June 2016, Gay Flash Fiction
“Nighttime at the Tennis Courts,” "Cremains,”Spring 2016, Chicago Literati
“Lincoln's Bed,” Summer 2015, After Hours
“The Machine Has No Clothes” Spring 2015, Carbon Culture
“4th of July Anarchy (Foster Beach)” Spring 2015, After Hours
“Stuff” Spring 2013, Thrice Fiction Magazine
“After” Spring 2013 EMdash Literary
“Untitled” Winter 2013, The Blue Hour
“Before the World Changed” (reprint) Winter 2012/2013, The Fine Line
“Three Doors” Fall 2012,  American Athenaeum
“The Arrowhead” Fall 2012, Kentucky Flash
“Untitled” AWP Post Card Winner 2012, Bluestem Magazine
“Untitled” Spring 2012, Freshly Hatched, the online journal of Freerange Nonfiction
“Before the World Changed” Winter 2011/2012, Linguistic Erosion (Flash Fiction w/out Boundaries)
“Standing Stones” Winter 2011/2012, Writers Haven
“Goldabelle” Spring 2011, Six Minute Magazine
“Young and Dumb” Summer 2009, Flashquake


“In Early August Among the Spruce,” Fall 2020, New Critique
“Tiny, Little Horrors,” Winter 2020, Blue Pages Journal
“Bright Invisible” an excerpt, Fall 2019, Utterance Journal
“Examples of Synchronicity”, Summer 2018, Rejected Manuscripts
“Parking Lots--flash series” Summer 2017, Sleet
“100 Things for Women Writers to Consider,” Minola Review, Spring 2017
“Centerville, Ohio” January 2017, Fiftywordstories
“Mom's Fruitcake”, Summer 2016, Friday Fiction
“The Concession Stand is Now Open,” Summer 2016 Silver Birch Press
“Fungus Among Us,”August 2015 Liars' League NYC
“Treasures in the Sand,” July 2015, Mothers Always Write
“Herbie,” Spring 2014, The Flexible Persona
“Night of the Comet,” Spring 2013, Wordland (What They Saw in the Night Sky)
“The Lies We Tell Ourselves”, Spring 2013, The Shine Journal (Journeys Through Grief)
“Tupperware Forever” Spring 2013, The Golden Key
“Ostrog Monastery,” Fall 2012, About Place Journal (Peaks and Valleys issue),
“Seeking the Elusive,” Fall 2012, Ruminate
“Wrigley Dogs”, Fall 2012, Feathertale, http://feathertale.com/author/herstensteinj/
“How I Met My Husband”, 2012, bioStories
“That Which I Should Have Done (I Did Not Do)”, Spring 2012, Adroit Journal
“Google Earth” Spring 2011, Fiction Fix
“The European Schedule” Winter 2009, Frostwriting


“Rustic Pears” Porcupine Chapbook, Lost Sparrow Press, Fall 2017
“Multiple Facebook Personalities” Vagabonds: Anthology of the Mad Ones
“Tattoo Baby” Cellar Door
“Before the World Changed,” Winter 2013/2014, Until the End Anthology
“It Came Upon a Midnight Clear,” 2013, KY Christmas, OFFBEAT CHRISTMAS STORY
“The Arrowhead,” KY Stories 2012, FLASH
“Sense of Smell” Spring 2012, IMPACT: A Collection of Short Memoir
 “Wild Mushrooms” Fall 2012, Fungi Anthology