January 15, 2013
The fabulous poet Matthew Guenette tagged me in a self-interview series called The Next Big Thing, so I answered some questions about my forthcoming chapbook with Brynn Saito.
December 24, 2012
I wrote a post about Brandon Courtney's beautiful poem “Corpse Flower, Brooklyn Botanic Garden” in issue 10.2 of 32 Poems. It was a killer poem and a pleasure to write about.
July 22, 2011
The journal Memorious has a blog series called Big Loves in which writers discuss a poet they love who has influenced their work. I discuss my latest crush on Fernando Pessoa.
July 13, 2011
In part one of my new blog post I consider what it means to love your audience.
In part 2 I dig up an old writing manifesto.
July 5, 2011
Two new blog posts are up at Her Circle Ezine about my time with the Diquiet International Literary Program, one about Pessoa & traveling, and one about saudade.
June 23, 2011
This week's blog post is about collaboration. I talk as much about Bunraku as I do about poetry, and if you have never seen a Buraku performance, I suggest you check it out. Puppets haven't been this cool since Fraggle Rock.