On Okinawa

Letter to a Stranger,” Off Assignment

Off Base,” Roads & Kingdoms

The Body Politic,” The Nation

Happy Hearts All Day,” Asian American Literary Review

Ladies’ Night,” Kyoto Journal

“Do You Speak…?,” Nichi Bei Times

In Okinawa Last Summer,” Brown Alumni Magazine

On Mixed Race

Who Gets to Be Hapa?” NPR’s Code Switch

What Would It Mean To Have A ‘Hapa’ Bachelorette?” NPR’s All Things Considered and Code Switch

As profiled and excerpted in “American Girl in Asia,” in When Half is Whole, by Stephen Murphy-Shigematsu (Stanford University Press: 2012)

On the Japanese American Incarceration

What My Grandmother Learned (Not to Say),” Hyphenmagazine.com

On Wreckage

Letter from a Devastated Place,” The Journal