Recent Publications

Through the door at John Wesley Church, Waterford, Virginia by Diane Helentjaris.


Diaspora by Diane Helentjaris

Published independently 2021.

A poetry chapbook sharing the true story of the aftermath of immigration.

Glimpses of Our World: A Bilingual Anthology of Greek American Poetry. Edited by Ipatia K. Apostolides.

Features my poems “A Modern Odyssey” and “Quickening.”

2020 Publishing Inc.

Strife and Harmony: An International Anthology of Stories by Dixiane Hallaj and D.J. Stevenson.

Features my historical fiction story “Names in a Hat.”

2019 S&H Publishing


Blue Ridge Leader Newspaper

Treasures Coming to Purcellville” (March 2019)

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Live an Artful Life

“Cooperative Art Galleries: Collaboration and Cameraderie” (October 28, 2019)

“Treasure from Trash – the World of Upcycling Artists” (September 30, 2019)

“Art Quilts: Giving Voice to Artists” (August 5, 2019)

“Bill van Gilder and the Life of a Mentor” (June 4, 2019)

“Embracing a Rich Heritage” (April 29, 2019)

“Traveling For Art” (March 18, 2019)

“Flowers – the Artist’s Favorite Muse (February 11, 2019)

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“How to Get Started Writing Articles”

“Editing Your Language Quirks”

“Flowers – the Artist’s Favorite Muse”

“in Praise of Embroidery”

“Obliterate Writer’s Block –  Lessons from the World of Medicine”

“The Quest to Save Alaskan Artist Vic Sparks’ Legacy”

“Weeping at the Congressional Hearing”

“Why You Should Be Writing Articles”

“Writing about Real People”

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Penn Writer, The Newsletter of Pennwriters, Inc.

Part One: Jump Start Your Writing with Articles (Jan/Feb 2020, Vol. XXIX No. 1)

Part Two: Getting Started Writing Articles (March/April 2020, Vol. XXIX, No. 2)

Religion Unplugged

“A Look Back at the Catholic Ghost of Wizard Clip” (October 29, 2019)

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Your Genealogy Today Magazine

“Our Lopsided Genetic Inheritances” (July/August 2020)

Stars in Leesburg
Stars in Leesburg, Virginia by Diane Helentjaris.


Lily Poetry Review Winter 2020

“Venus Ensnared”

Borrowed Solace 2019

“BBQ Hog”

Dark Ink Magazine

Issue 5

“Old Graveyard”