Selected Publications

My essays, op-eds, interviews, and cultural criticism has appeared in the New York Times, Oprah Magazine, Washington Post, Harper’s Bazaar, Chicago Tribune, Glamour, Marie Claire, Parents, Good Housekeeping, and more.  

The New York Times, My Brother, the Hospice Graduate

http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2016/08/05/my-brother-the-hospice-graduate/?_r=0

Oprah Magazine, My First Year of Motherhood Taught Me How to Make a Marriage Last

https://www.oprahmag.com/life/relationships-love/a25904351/how-motherhood-changes-marriage/

Harper’s BAZAAR, A Serial Killer, a Receipt, and My Mom: Haunted by the Murder of 33 Boys

https://www.harpersbazaar.com/culture/features/a24269889/john-wayne-gacy-kim-byers-lund-interview/

Chicago Tribune, Remembering the 33 Victims of John Wayne Gacy

https://www.chicagotribune.com/news/opinion/commentary/ct-perspec-john-wayne-gacy-victims-kim-byers-1219-20181217-story.html

Glamour, I’m Pregnant and the Carrier of a Rare Disease—But That Doesn’t Change Anything

http://www.glamour.com/story/im-pregnant-and-the-carrier-of-a-rare-diseasebut-that-doesnt-change-anything

The Washington Post, Why I Cried When I Found Out I Was Having A Boy

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/parenting/wp/2017/01/25/why-i-cried-when-i-found-out-i-was-having-a-boy/?utm_term=.47b9694b6c8d

Good Housekeeping, Gavin’s First Christmas Was Supposed To Be His Last. This Year Marks His Tenth.

http://www.goodhousekeeping.com/holidays/christmas-ideas/a47342/aicardi-goutieres-syndrome-first-last-christmas/

Marie Claire, ABC’s ‘The Proposal’ Is What Happens When ‘The Bachelor’ Meets ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’

https://www.marieclaire.com/culture/a21730350/the-proposal-abc-the-bachelor/

The Mighty, When I Watched My Brother Take His First Steps With a Rare Condition

https://themighty.com/2016/10/what-its-like-to-have-a-sibling-with-aicardi-goutieres-syndrome/

San Diego Magazine, Get Fit and Have Fun

http://www.sandiegomagazine.com/San-Diego-Magazine/February-2015/Get-Fit-Have-Fun-in-San-Diego/index.php?cparticle=8