Individual Poems and Features

Note: Poems forthcoming in BARNHOUSE, Cider Press Review, Landlocked, The Laurel Review, The McNeese Review, Ovenbird, Pilgrimage Press, Salamander, and Tampa Review

“Marching Band Perp Walk” and “How to Get Away with Slinging a Celine,” The McNeese Review/Boudin

“Bodies of Evidence” at Cigar City Poetry Journal

“Yearn” at Whale Road Review

“Surge: An Epigenesis” at The Hamilton Stone Review

“Vitreous” at JAMA

“My Son’s First Brain” at Glass: A Journal of Poetry

“Incantation for the God Gene” at Amuse-Bouche/Lunch Ticket

“Borromean Rings” at The Missouri Review

“Custody” at Michigan Quarterly Review 

Aqiqah: The Boat Speaks” at ICON (winner of the Hart Crane Poetry Award)

“Shooting the Alpha Female” at Cutthroat, A Journal of the Arts

“In the Photic Zone” at The Spectacle

“23andMe Says My Body Is a Sanctuary City” at Crab Creek Review (semi-finalist for the 2017 Crab Creek Review Poetry Prize; also a finalist for the 2017 Bermuda Triangle prize; journal available for purchase)

“Rooster Blues” at Waxwing Literary Magazine

“Fishing from the Roof of the House” at Waxwing Literary Magazine

“Plexiglass Suburbia,” “Slough Slogging in the Dry Season,” Crab Orchard Review

“Antonomasia” at AS/Artists Studio Magazine

“From the Department of Vegetable Pathology, We Regret to Inform You” at Spillway (journal available to purchase)

“Luggage: The Bass” at Spillway (journal available for purchase)

“Voyage, Closed and Done” at One (nominated for Best of the Net)

“Congressional Complex” at Prime Number Magazine

“Grandmother Fugue” at River Styx

“Millipedes in the Wet Season” at Valparaiso Poetry Review

“Trophic Cascade” at Valparaiso Poetry Review

“Nobody Dies Because They Don’t Have Access to Health Care” at Rattle

“The Physics of Falling Mangoes” at Painted Bride Quarterly

“The President of People Fooling Themselves” at Verse Daily

“What My Autopsy Will Reveal” at Verse Daily

“Spraying for Zika: A Lesson in the Hydrology Cycle in the Everglades” at About Place Journal

“Play, with Foreign Object” at The Fourth River

“Aubade for Birds” at Sheila-Na-Gig

“Apologia to My Scapula” at Rogue Agent

“Extreme Value Theorem” at Rogue Agent

“Boyish Pursuits,” “For Use in Forecasting” at Hobart

“What We Did” at Heavy Feather Review

“Necrosis” at Rise Up Review

“Daily Pills,” “Adult Congregate Living Facility,” “Ghazal for Vine-Pickers and Wine-Drinkers,” “The Interview: Uterus to Ovaries” at The Ghazal Page

“Economic Understandings,” Still Point Arts Quarterly

“The Evolution of Absence;” “International Trapeze Act of Fire;” “A Certified Finish;” “The Gauntlet;” “One Hell of a Sockdolager” at Five:2:One Magazine

“How to Dis/Arm a Female Teacher” at Bullets into Bells

“German Lessons” at Gnu Journal

“Birefringence” at Shot Glass Journal

“Building the Future” at Poetry Super Highway

“Bombogenesis” at Poetry24

“Internment” at Gordon Square Review

“Anecdata” at The Poet’s Billow (second place in The Atlantis Award; nominated for Best of the Net and The Pushcart Prize)

“Mobility” at The Poet’s Billow (finalist for the 2017 Bermuda Triangle Prize)

“Refrain for Rooftop Season,” “Miami: 10 Things You Don’t Know About Me” at Blue Lyra Review

“Almost After Appearance” at Santa Ana River Review

“Premature Requiem for Frigate Birds” at Gravel

“Hip” at Gravel

“Imperfect Authentic Cadence: Music Theory for the Mare Nostrum” at Split Rock Review

“Ode to Melatonin” at Intima

“Dances with Pills” at Intima

“Aphasia” at Intima

“Massage Sonnet,” “The Opposite of Mecca,” “ICU Prose Cento,” “Hives,” “My Husband Shoots Me,” “To a Jewish Casket” at JMWW

“American Sentencing” at CHEST

“Night Sweats” at Cleaver Magazine 

“Daily Pills,” “Adult Congregate Living Facility,” “Ghazal for Vine-Pickers and Wine-Drinkers,” “The Interview: Uterus to Ovaries” at The Ghazal Page

“What We Did” at Heavy Feather Review

“Necrosis” at Rise Up Review

“The Golden Orbanizer Speaks the Shadoma,” Jet Fuel Review

“Fishing with Family: A Small Tale of Seasickness” at Palm Beach Poetry Festival (second place winner)

“Elsa’s Staircase” at Palm Beach Poetry Festival (third place winner)

“What Judge Judy Says,” Seneca Review

“How to Sail” at Poetry Breakfast

“Detailing” at IthacaLit

“Instructions for Finding a Detachable Set of Invisible Wings” at Thin Air Magazine

“Native Shapes” at Scintilla

“Where to Bow to the Will of the Majority” at The Gambler

“Promise City by the Numbers” at Alyss

“Flying Vinnie” at The Ekphrastic Review

“Canning” at Gastronomica

“A Note to GK Chesterton,” “Double Gloucester with Chives and Onions,” “Fibonacci’s Angels at Surfing Goat Dairy” at Acquired Taste

“The Cappuccino Life” at Eat This Poem

“Segments of an Orange” at The Food Poet

“To a Stone, Caught in the Rube Goldberg Digestion Machine” at The New Poet

“Stillbirth” at Adirondack Review

“Existence, Example and Eccentricities” at The Original Van Gogh’s Ear Anthology

“Walt Whitman’s Boys” at Autumn Sky Poetry

“Boxing Felix” at Stickman Review

“Fireflies” at Stickman Review

“American Dog Terrorists,” “Centoum for Gin and Pilgrims” at RadiusLit

Features

“On the Way to Seder, My Husband Answers,” “The Invention of Amniocentesis,” “Women on the Verge Discuss Viagra” at As It Ought to Be

“Advise and Consent,” “Under Mango Camouflage,” “The Opposite of Mecca” at As It Ought to Be

Feature at Poetry Superhighway

Feature at Negative Capability Press