March 13, 2014
I have a new poem in The Believer. My thanks to Dominic Luxford for accepting this poem after years of my relentless submissions. Persistence pays in sexy fonts and great paper.
February 23, 2014
February 3, 2014
My thanks to Terrance Hayes for selecting my poem "How to Survive the Revolution" for Best American Poetry 2014. My thanks also to Kenyon Review for originally publishing the poem.
January 30, 2014
Prairie Schooner kindly awarded me the Jane Geske Award for two of my poems that they published the Fall 2013 issue. My thanks to Marianne Kunkel and Kwame Dawes.
January 23, 2014
My poem "How the Serpent King's Daughter Received Her Wings" has been selected by A.E. Stallings for inclusion in the 2013 Best of the Net Anthology. My thanks to MARY which originally published the poem, and to A.E. Stallings for selecting it for Best of the Net!
December 3, 2013
My poems in Pleiades and Columbia Poetry Review received Pushcart nominations this year, and my flash fiction piece in Passages North received a nomination as well. I'm very grateful that my poems/story found such incredible homes this year and appreciate all the editors who nominated my work.
December 3, 2013
I'm the December poet over at Poet of the Month. They have several of my newer poems up that have been published in print but can now be read on their website. My thanks to Terri Witek for asking me to participate.
September 6, 2013
Muzzle Magazine is currently featuring my work in their 30 Poets in Their 30's series. My thanks to Laura Swearingen-Steadwell for including me as one of the poets she's featuring!
August 9, 2013
Ninth Letter just released my poetry comic book collaboration, "The Wrong Side of Rapture," with Eryn Cruft. The comic is a crown of sonnets following a narrator waiting in the town of Centralia, PA who's waiting for her beloved to return from the burning mine.