Thinking of taking a vacation or a retreat to focus on poetry? Might I suggest you do so in the Italian countryside town of Recanati with myself and a number of other talented poets? This July 19-25, I'll be teaching the poetry workshop at the annual Leopardi Writing Conference, taking place in Recanati, a gorgeous … Continue reading Join me in Italy for poetry!
Check out this (semi-self-) interview in the first edition of Kenyon Review's new column, "Poetry Today," alongside the amazing poet Xandria Phillips. Thank you immensely to Ruben Quesada for giving me prompts to think about and a place to discuss everything from digital mediums, vigilance in our language, escape, and humor as a means of … Continue reading Interview at Kenyon Review’s Poetry Today
I'm excited to kick off December with poems in two great online journals, Jellyfish Magazine and Miracle Monocle. At Jellyfish, a poem called "No Romance" about climate anxiety and consumerism, language and nostalgia, and how our ideals conflate each. I also have two new poems in the latest issue of the University of Louisville’s journal, Miracle Monocle, including … Continue reading New poems in Jellyfish and Miracle Monocle