- Ensign, J. (July 16, 2018) Soul Stories: Voices from the Margins (San Fransisco: University of California Medical Humanities Press).
- Ensign, J. (February 23, 2018) “Chaos” mixed media art published in Pulse: Voices From the Heart of Medicine.
- Ensign, J. (February 7, 2018). “Witnessing the Power of Story” in Columbia University’s Intima: A Journal of Narrative Medicine, Crossroads.
- Ensign, J. (Fall 2017) “Witness: On Telling“ in Columbia University’s Intima: A Journal of Narrative Medicine.
- Ensign, J. (June 22, 2017) “The Hospital on Profanity Hill—A History of Harborview Hospital (Seattle)” in HistoryLink.org, essay #20393.
- Ensign, J. (June 2017) “Perspective” in Journal of Medical Humanities.
- Ensign, J. (February 2017) “Degree of Latitude” in Manifest-Station.
Academic publications with a narrative focus:
- Ensign, J. and Ammerman, S.(2008). Ethical Issues in Research with Homeless Youths. Journal of Advanced Nursing. 62(3):365-372.