I'm beside myself with gratitude today—Paisley Rekdal, guest editor of the 2020 edition of Best American Poetry, has selected my poem "Customer Loyalty Program," initially published in Kenyon Review and then later in my first collection, Disappearing, Inc., to be included in this year's anthology. It's not an exaggeration to say that being in BAP was … Continue reading Poem selected for Best American Poetry 2020
It was a nice surprise to discover that my poem, "An Answer," from Disappearing, Inc. and originally featured in The Adroit Journal, is the poem of the day over at online anthology Verse Daily! Check it out here, along with their archives full of (literal) years of amazing work.
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!