Saturday, December 5, 2015

Thank You, Fugue!

Thrilled to learn Fugue's editors have nominated "His Bomb Responds to Ted Kaczynski" for the Pushcart Prize!

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

July 2015

Good things happening! The latest:

Freaked, my latest collection, is available at Amazon.

Contest News:

"Columbine Video" won the Crab Orchard Review Special Issue Feature Award in Poetry and will be featured in the next issue.

"Security Guard at the Gardner Heist," judged by Kevin Prufer, was a finalist for the 2015 Fugue Poetry Contest. It will be published with another, "His Bomb Responds to Ted Kaczinski," in the Fugue 25th Anniversary Issue, out in the fall.

"aura: sylvia plath" was a finalist at the 2015 Sonora Review Poetry Contest, judged by Rusty Morrison.

Journal/Zine news:

"Revenge Porn" and "Revenge Fantasy" are coming soon in River Styx.

"Knife Thrower's Assistant" is out at BOAAT (thank you, Zack Strait!).

Four poems are in the Spring 2015 issue of The Southampton Review.

"Fifteen" is forthcoming in B O D Y.

Poetry Daily will re-print "[the lion]" on August 6, 2015.

Friday, November 7, 2014

New Poem in Painted Bride Quarterly

"Arithmetic Mean" is now online in Painted Bride Quarterly's "Technology" issue!

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

American Literary Review

So pleased to have two new poems at American Literary Review! Extra thanks to poetry editors
Bruce Bond and Corey Marks:
"The Roswell Incident"

Thursday, July 17, 2014


Very proud to have a poem, "aura 8: edna st. vincent millay," in the current issue of DIAGRAM:

Thursday, May 22, 2014

Sara Pedigo's Beautiful Paintings!

Please check out two of Sara's paintings paired with my poems at The Boiler:


As a fan of Carolyn Hembree's book, _Skinny_, I was especially happy she selected "Ashputtel's Mother" for Issue 61 of Bayou.

Beloit Poetry Journal

Thrilled to have a new poem, "Under Pressure," in the current issue of Beloit Poetry Journal, inspired by Tomas Tranströmer's poem of the same name. Many thanks to editors Lee Sharkey and John Rosenwald.

Sunday, May 4, 2014


So pleased to have poems in Verdad's latest issue and to be among such illustrious company! Many thanks to editors Frank Gaspar and Bonnie Bolling.

Saturday, May 3, 2014

Booth and Superstition Review

Very happy to have poems out in these two online journals!

"Monkey" (in Booth)

and "Moleomancy" (in Superstition Review)

Monday, January 13, 2014


Thrilled to announce my latest manuscript, Freaked, has won the 2014 Elixir Press Annual Poetry Award, judged by Bruce Bond. Many thanks to Bruce Bond and to Editor-in-Chief Dana Curtis!

Wednesday, December 4, 2013

Kenyon Review Online: "[the crab]" and "[the ram]"

So excited to have two poems in Kenyon Review Online!