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I  write fiction mostly under my married name, Rebeccah Von Schlieffen


“Hungry Boy That Close To Danger”, PANK, Fall 2019 (upcoming)

To Possess Nature“, Verdad, Fall 2018 (published under my maiden name, Rebeccah Dean)

“Forgotten Dreams,” Sixfold, Summer 2018 (published under my maiden name, Rebeccah Dean)

Awards and distinctions

“Juanita”, named among the Glimmer Train Best Start 50, June 2009


B.A. in Music Performance (voice), Mills College, Oakland, California

I also sometimes use my blog as a creative outlet for personal stories. Here are a few of my favorite pieces:

Fermata Moment,” “Grandparent Trading Cards,” “Bowie And The Last Of The High School Virgins,” “Stubborn Late Adopter,” “EFL 1: The SKB,” “Forever 35,” “Love Letter To My Phantom Reader