Anthologies

Désirée’s work has reached new audiences in these anthologies.

Accolades (2020)

A compilation of stunning poetry, essays and fiction by members of Women Who Submit, including Desiree’s “The Upholsterer.” Buy it.

¡Pa’Que Tu Lo Sepas! (2019)

Sales of this collection benefited the people of Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria. In “Bobby’s Leave—1968” Désirée shares a heart-rending excerpt from a work-in-progress. Buy it.

Obama Inheritance (2018)

Désirée’s contribution, post 2016, “Deep State,” is marvelous wish-fulfillment. This noir-meets-diversity collection won the 2018 Anthony Award for Best Anthology. Buy it.

Only Light Can Do That (2016)

A compilation of stunning poetry, essays and fiction by members of Women Who Submit, including Desiree’s “The Upholsterer.” Buy it.