NEA artist statements live

After a short delay, the National Endowment of the Arts has posted the artist statements and sample work for this year's fellows, which includes yours truly. They posted "Customer Loyalty Program" alongside my statement, I hope you'll check it out! From the statement: "Poetry thrives because it crystallizes something vital—the mind’s attempts to make sense … Continue reading NEA artist statements live

Sestina (technically!) in Copper Nickel

Hi, all—I have a big announcement to share on Wednesday, so make sure to come back that afternoon to see what that's all about! In the meantime, this weekend's mail was exciting—I received my contributor copies of Copper Nickel 28, which include my form-irreverent sestina (teaser: all end words are the same word, which was … Continue reading Sestina (technically!) in Copper Nickel

Disappearing, Inc. cover is here! And preorders are live

I finally get to share the cover art for my first book of poems, coming out in March 2019 from Gold Wake Press. I've been bursting at the seams with excitement since we secured this gorgeous art from Frank Moth, and the press's designer and co-editor Nick Courtright made it all come together so beautifully. Without … Continue reading Disappearing, Inc. cover is here! And preorders are live