This is a significantly condensed list of published works by Angélique Jamail. Click on the linked items to read (or in the case of the books, to purchase) them online.

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Books

Homecoming (Fiction, Odeon Press, 2020)

The Sharp Edges of Water (Poetry, Odeon Press, 2018)

Finis. (Fiction, Odeon Press, 2014)

 

Short Stories

“Mother” (Spider Road Press, 2019, also nominated for Best Small Fictions)

Non-Fiction

"Finding More Than What Is Vanished: A Review of The Night She Went Missing" (LiteraryMama, July/August 2022))

“Thoughts and Slayers: What We Do About Grendel, Our Most Persistent Villain” (New Reader Magazine 3, 2018)

“Making the Better World: A Review of Erika Johansen’s Tearling Trilogy” (Femmeliterate blog, August 7, 2017)

“DFWCon: A Writers’ Conference with Something for Everyone” (WriteSpace blog, November 25, 2015)

“Rêveuse” (Femmeliterate blog, November 13, 2015)

"Tell Me" (Jennifer Brozek's blog, June 10, 2015)

“Flaunt your spring hat at The St. Regis Hotel and The Serenitea Tea Room” (Bayou City Magazine blog, April 30, 2014)

“Mama Spider’s Sacrifice” (The Milk of Female Kindness – An Anthology of Honest Motherhood, 2013)

“Yearning for Makeover: Jane Austen, Stacy and Clinton, and the Undaunted Nature of Writer’s Block” (The Milk of Female Kindness – An Anthology of Honest Motherhood, 2013)

“The Case for Clinging to Tradition, or Yeah, I was a Debutante, But It’s Not Like That” (Pluck Magazine, September 29, 2011)

“Where Do You Keep Your Pizza?: Chasing Flies with Ansuya” (North Texas Middle Eastern Dance Association magazine, 2006)

“Gala Show and Benefit a Wild Success!” (Houston Area BellyDance Association newsletter, August 2003)

“HABDA General Meeting for May Held at Lucia’s Garden” (Houston Area BellyDance Association newsletter August 2003, co-written with Shelley Fahrenthold)

“Momo Kadous at Sirrom School of Dance” (Houston Area BellyDance Association newsletter June/July 2003)

 

Poems

"Epiphany" and "Magdalen" (A Fire to Light Our Tongues: Texas Writers on Spirituality, 2022)

"The Path Often Traveled, the Path Less Celebrated, the Path of Ennobled Resistance" (Yellow Chair Review, November 10, 2016)

"one day past quite ripe…" (Haikuniverse, December 28, 2015)

"Dead rosehips caught on…" (Haikuniverse, October 2, 2015)

"The Complicated and the Simple" (Untameable City, 2015)

"At the El Felix" (Houston Poetry Fest Anthology 2014)

"Stillness / Unrelenting" (Waxwing Issue IV, October 2014)

"Sleeping with the Morning Radio Newscast" (The Milk of Female Kindness – An Anthology of Honest Motherhood, 2013)

"Something Like Survivor's Guilt" (The Milk of Female Kindness – An Anthology of Honest Motherhood, 2013)

"Poem for Mothers" (The Milk of Female Kindness – An Anthology of Honest Motherhood, 2013)

"Recipe for My Daughter" (Improbable Worlds, 2011 and Houston Poetry Fest Anthology 2011)

"The Elder Sister (1869) by William-Adolphe Bouguereau" (Time-Slice, 2005)

"Trying to Catch Up" (Houston Poetry Fest Anthology 2002)

"New Love in Dead Cornfields" (Educators’ Poetry Anthology, 2002)

"Moving to Green Rain Island, Your Home" (Houston Poetry Fest Anthology 1999)

"Advent" (A Generation Defining Itself 5)

"The Fifth Grade Teacher" (Curbside Review and Suddenly V)

"Commonly Occurring in Villages, Hamlets, and On Hearths Around Our Great Land" (Curbside Review)

Libretto

“The Idea of Late in the Year” (for composer Michael Slayton, 1998)

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