Poetry by Victoria

2017 “Oncology Waiting Room”
Vine Leaves Literary Journal: A Collection of Vignettes From Across the Globe, edited by Jessica Bell, 78. Melbourne, Australia: Vine Leaves Press, 2017.
2017 “Tomatoes”
Vine Leaves Literary Journal: A Collection of Vignettes From Across the Globe, edited by Jessica Bell, 101. Melbourne, Australia: Vine Leaves Press, 2017.
2017 “Sinking”
Fixional, June 2017. fixionalinc.com/sinking
2017 “A History, as Revealed by the Kitchen Junk Drawer”
Fixional, June 2017. fixionalinc.com/a-history-as-revealed-by-the-kitchen-junk-drawer
2016 “Looking for Hope”
Only Light Can Do That: 100 Post-Election Poems, Stories, & Essays, edited by Michelle Franke, 7. Los Angeles: The Rattling Wall and PEN Center USA.
2016 “Lament”
Mudfish 19, edited by Jill Hoffman, 71. New York: Box Turtle Press.
2016 “Diagnosis”
Verse-Virtual: An Online Community Journal of Poetry, (May 2016), www.verse‑virtual.com
2016 “Going to the Chapel”
Verse-Virtual: An Online Community Journal of Poetry, (May 2016), www.verse‑virtual.com
2016 “Status: Post Left Breast Carcinoma”
Verse-Virtual: An Online Community Journal of Poetry, (May 2016), www.verse‑virtual.com
2015 “Normal”
In Green Hills Literary Lantern, Vol. XXVI (2015). GHLL XXVI
2015 “Once I Was Young and Obedient”
In Green Hills Literary Lantern, Vol. XXVI (2015). GHLL XXVI
2015 “The Accident”
In Bryant Literary Review, Vol 16 (2015), 116.
2014 “Sentinal Node”
In Atlanta Review, Vol. XXI, no. 1 (Fall/Winter 2014), 30. Republished online in Verse‑Virtual, (May 2016), www.verse‑virtual.com
2014 “Whistling in the Dark”
In A Year in Ink: Volume 7, edited by Shadab Zeest Hashmi (San Diego: Ink Spot Press), 62.
2014 “Coasting Downhill”
In A Year in Ink: Volume 7, edited by Shadab Zeest Hashmi (San Diego: Ink Spot Press), 63. Republished online in Verse‑Virtual, (May 2016), www.verse‑virtual.com
2013 “Shooting Star”
Serving House Journal, Issue 8. servinghousejournal.com/MelekianStar.aspx
2008 “Going Nowhere”
In A Year in Ink: Volume 1, edited by Thomas Larson, 124-125. San Diego: Ink Spot Press.
2008 “What's Under My House”
In A Year in Ink: Volume 1, 126.
2008 “Leaving Blue”
In A Year in Ink: Volume 1, 127.
2005 “I Hate Being a Poet”
In Magee Park Poets: Anthology 2006, edited by Shadab Zeest Hashmi, 50. Carlsbad, CA: Friends of the Carlsbad City Library.
2004 “Feels Like Home”
In Magee Park Poets: Anthology 2005, edited by Shadab Zeest Hashmi, 53. Carlsbad, CA: Friends of the Carlsbad City Library.
2003 “Writing Prompts”
In Magee Park Poets: Anthology 2004, edited by Shadab Zeest Hashmi, 23. Carlsbad, CA: Friends of the Carlsbad City Library.
2002 “Dots”
In Magee Park Poets: Anthology 2003, edited by Shadab Zeest Hashmi, 33. Carlsbad, CA: Friends of the Carlsbad City Library.
2002 “If I Lived Alone”
In ONTHEBUS 17/18, edited by Jack Grapes, 165. Los Angeles: Bombshelter Press.
2000 “Driving Time”
In Pearl: 25th Anniversary Issue, 29: 62.
1999 “Immeasurable Love”
In ONTHEBUS 15/16, edited by Jack Grapes, 179. Los Angeles: Bombshelter Press.