News and Events:

COMING IN NOVEMBER!  Watch here for news about a reading with Leah Umansky coming just before Thanksgiving!

October 2019 - Again honored to receive a third Best of the Net nomination from Longleaf Review for "After Leaving My Father at the Hospital on Christmas Day" 

August 2019 - Honored to receive Best of the Net Nominations from Middle House Review for "Funhouse" and from Whale Road Review for "...And Release." You can read them both on my POEMS page.

May 2019 - Sundress Publications will be publishing my third full-length poetry manuscript Somewhere Between Sweet and Grief in their 2020 catalog. Grateful and excited to be working with Sundress again on this new collection!

Chicago's Newberry Library Moby Dick Read-A-Thon, January 19-20,2019
  • I will be reading Chapters 122-123 starting at 10:15 AM on Sunday, January 20. Excited to be included in this anniversary reading of one of my favorite books.