Freelance writer for a number of magazines and literary journals. My short stories, fiction and nonfiction, have been published in print and online in the States, Canada, Britain, Australia, Dublin, Zurich. Several nominations for the Pushcart Prize. Artist Development Grant awarded by Vermont Art Council. A graduate of the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London, I now live and work in Vermont.

Currently working on a nonfiction collection of essays.

Working with mentor, Baron Wormser

Published in: The Rupture, Critical Read, Anomaly, Upstreet, Capsule, Epiphany, Tiny Molecules, Memoir Monday, Adelaide, Spellbinder, 3 AM Magazine, Bookends Review, Deep Wild, Event Magazine, Overland, Toasted Cheese, In the Fray, BlazeVOX, Ruminate, Flash Fiction Magazine, Burlington Beat, Peacock Journal, The James Franco Review, Woven Tale Press, Cold Lake Anthology, Kingdoms in the Wild, Northern New England Review, Green Prints, Duende

Tiny Molecules – The Wind is not Random – 2021

Capsule – Silent Quarantine (NF) – 2021

Adelaide – Perils of Belief – 2021

Channel – Inside the Earth (NF)- Dublin – 2021 

Café Lit/UK – Finale (F) – 2021

Spellbinder (NF) One Woman’s Holy Anger- Australia – 2021

Event – Edward was once on a train (F) – 2021 

Westerly- One More Time (NF)- Australia, 2021 

Epiphany – Jean Giono and Hushed (2 NF) – 2021

The Woolf- Piano Crucifixion (NF) – Zurich 2021 

Critical Read – Spanning Time and Waking Dreams for Art is Essential 2020 and 2021, Graphite Insomnia – 2020 (3 NF)

Too well away lit- There will always (NF) – 2021 

Junction magazine – Yoga, a Thrush, and Proust (NF)– 2021 

Constellation: Seed – A Desert Story (F) – 2021

Lay It Out Magazine – Walking in another’s shoes (NF) 2021

Memoir Monday – The Wind is not Random (NF) and Art of Discretion (NF) – 2021

Pure Slush Anthology – Effulgent Erasure (NF) – 2021

The Rush – Piano Crucifixion (NF) 2021

Tinker’s Dog (NF) – July 2020 – Upstreet Magazine

Stones in Translation (F) – June 2020 – Deep Wild – Nominated for Pushcart Prize

The Art of Discretion (nonfiction) May 2020 – The Bookends Review

Art to Lie For (fiction) – December 2019 – The Rupture

Scars (nonfiction) – December 2019 – Toasted Cheese

How Do You Manage That Every Time? (F) – September 2019 – Flash Fiction Magazine

Everything has its Appetite (NF) – May 2019 – Northern New England Review

You’re Not the Only One (fiction) – March 2019 https://kingdomsinthewild.com/short-fic-dian-parker-youre-not-the-only-one
The Buried Tea (NF) – May 2018 http://www.3ammagazine.com/3am/the-buried-tea/
Waiting for Syria (nonfiction) – May 2018 http://inthefray.org/2018/05/waiting-for-syria-civil-war
Don’t Be Sad (nonfiction) – Cold Lake Anthology, Sept. 2018
Slush Life (nonfiction) – Jan 2018 http://anmly.org/ap26/nonfiction/dian-parker
Otre Vez (nonfiction) – July 2018 – Woven Tale Press – Nominated for Pushcart Prize
The Art of Falling (fiction) – Fall, 2017 http://www.blazevox.org/BX%20Covers/BXFall2017/Dian%20Parker%20-%20Fall17.pdf
Edward was once on a train (fiction) – November 2016 http://peacockjournal.com/dian-parker-edward-train
Stones in Translation (fiction) -April 2015 https://thejamesfrancoreview.com/2015/04/29/fiction-by-dian-parker
Sustaining Ecstasy; a memoir – ebook available on Amazon https://www.amazon.com/Sustaining-Ecstasy-Dian-Parker-ebook/dp/B00JBMMOAW
Recently completed short story collection, Art To Lie For and Other Stories and creative nonfiction chapbook, So Much.


Art New England, Two Coats of Paint, West Branch Gallery (Stowe, VT), Vermont Art Guide, Kolaj Magazine, White River Herald, Mountain View Publishers

Color Essays, Art Reviews, Artist Profiles, Studio Visits, Features – Art New England, 2016 – Present


Two Coats of Paint – http://www.twocoatsofpaint.com/tag/dian-parker
Vermont Art Guide – http://vermontartguide.com/content/vermont-art-guide-3/
3 articles on artists; Brenda Garand, Lynn Newcomb, Charles Ginnever
http://vermontartguide.com/content/vermont-art-guide-2/ – Sarah Amos
http://vermontartguide.com/content/vermont-art-guide-1/ – Laurie Sverdlove
Kolaj Magazine:
http://kolajmagazine.com/content/content/articles/large-reptiles-lamentation/ – Ruth Marten
http://kolajmagazine.com/content/issues/kolaj-16/ – Galen Cheney
West Branch Gallery and Sculpture Park, Stowe, Vermont – 2 years http://news.westbranchgallery.com/author/dian-parker

NatureWriting https://naturewriting.com/author/dian_parker/
Northern Woodlands – Outside Story https://northernwoodlands.org/outside_story/article/porcupine-courtship

Mountainview Publishers, including the magazines; Woodstock, Best of Central Vermont, Trendwatch, Image, Best of Burlington, and Here in Hanover. 2013-Present
Randolph Herald: 2011 – Present

OpEd News https://www.opednews.com/author/author503537.html