Work

Publications

Lineage, published by dancing girl press (2019)

This Is What America Looks Like: Poetry and Fiction from DC, Maryland, and Virginia: “North, South, East, West;” print, February 2021

Homology Lit: Poem in Which Everything is ASMR” and “Midnight at the CookOut on Independence Boulevard;” online, Issue 6, August 2020

Nat. Brut: “Back Country;” online, Reclamation and Restoration: A Folio Redefining the Conversation about the South, Issue 13, November 2019

bedfellows: “A Hen Can Lay One Egg a Day, But a Duck Can Lay Two” and “Upon Learning That Food Changes Flavor Depending On How You Cut It;” print, issue 9, August 2019

dancing girl press: LINEAGE, a chapbook; print, August 2019

Chronotope: “Blue Nude II;” online, Issue 2, June 2019

FOLIO: “Aphelion” and “Geophagia;” print, Volume 34 Issue 01, April 2019

Wussy: “The Glory of Women,” “Why I Can’t Say the Word Lesbian Without Thinking of My Therapist,” and “My Mom Dated a Boy;” online, Loudspeaker, March 2019
 
Screen Door Review: “Amuse-Bouche” and “Perennial” (as Monroe, N.C., Summer 2012); online, Issue 2, June 2018

Impossible Archetype: Sirenia;” online, Issue 3, March 2018

Reviews and Articles

New and Noteworthy Books from Poet Lore‘s Contributors; The Writer’s Center Magazine, published by The Writer’s Center, Winter/Spring 2021

Steven Leyva on Publishing, Community, and Coping With Rejection; The Writer’s Center Magazine, published by The Writer’s Center, Winter/Spring 2021

What Remains: Memory, Transformation, and Survival in Melanie Figg’s Trace; The Writer’s Guide, published by The Writer’s Center, Summer 2020

Meticulous Sounds: TWC Instructor Nancy Naomi Carlson on getting started, working with form, and the sound of translation; The Writer’s Guide, published by The Writer’s Center, Winter/Spring 2020

Traditions Broken: Jericho Brown on his book tour, building a poetry community, and the truth of his art; The Writer’s Guide, published by The Writer’s Center, Fall 2019

Poet Lore‘s Pushcart nominees on Craft, Inspiration, and Editing; The Writer’s Guide, published by The Writer’s Center, Summer 2019

The Art of Observation: Review of Said Through Glass;The Writer’s Guide, published by The Writer’s Center, Summer 2019

Forensic Poetry: Review of Safe Danger; The Writer’s Guide, published by The Writer’s Center, Winter/Spring 2019


Press, Awards, and Workshops

Interview with MFA Writers Podcast
Interview with Nina Holtz for The Writer's Center
Interview with Bekah Steimel  

Grantee for the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities Fellowship Program in 2020

Poetry Judge for the 2020 High School Writing contest
      Albert Einstein High School
      Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School
            sponsored by The Writer's Center

Panelist for the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities Fellowship Program in 2019

Poetry Judge for the 2019 High School Writing contest
      Albert Einstein High School
      Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School
            sponsored by The Writer's Center

Best of the Net nominee 2018
      “Monroe, N.C., Summer 2012” in Screen Door Review 
      “Sirenia” in Impossible Archetype

Pushcart Prize nominee 2018 
      “Monroe, N.C., Summer 2012” in Screen Door Review 
      “Sirenia” in Impossible Archetype

SAFTA Writer's Residency
      February 2019

Barrelhouse Writer Camp
      August 2018, worked with Chris Tonelli

Juniper Summer Writing Workshop
      June 2018, studied with Dara Wier

24PearlStreet Online Workshop
      May 2018, studied with Meg Day