New poem at Waxwing: T-Rex Mask

Thrilled to share a new poem of mine, "T-Rex Mask," which has been published at one of my favorite online publications, Waxwing. Many thanks to Justin Bigos, Erin Stalcup, and Todd Kaneko for their support and for including me in their wonderful journal. Waxwing is always packed with stunning writing, and looking at the table of contents--Michael … Continue reading New poem at Waxwing: T-Rex Mask

Poetry in Issue 18 of Flock

So thrilled to have two poems, "Hi" and "Things I Hate," in the new issue of Flock, which arrived at my doorstep this weekend, and is gorgeous. So many thanks to Grant Kittrell, April Gray Wilder, and Elise Burke at Flock for their warmth and support. One of these two poems, "Hi," can be read online at … Continue reading Poetry in Issue 18 of Flock

Epithalamium Winner of Hoepfner Literary Award for Poetry

The other day I received the best news of 2017 (so far!), that my poem, "Epithalamium," from Southern Humanities Review Issue 50.1&2, was named the Hoepfner Literary Award winner for Poetry. Each year, the editors of Southern Humanities Review give the awards to an outstanding essay, story, and poem published in the previous volume. I'm a little … Continue reading Epithalamium Winner of Hoepfner Literary Award for Poetry