From
How to Breathe Underwater


“Pilgrims”
Originally published in Ploughshares
Spring 2001

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“Care”
Originally published in The Barcelona Review,
February 2003

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"The Smoothest Way is Full of Stones”
Originally published in Zoetrope: All-Story
Spring 2003

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“Note to Sixth-Grade Self,”
Originally published in The Paris Review
Winter 2000.  
(This is an audio excerpt)

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A more recent story

“Ask for Pain”
Published in The Washington Post Magazine
February 2008

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