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Fall Readings

Greetings from The MacDowell Colony, where I'm spending a productive five weeks working on two new manuscripts: a book of lyric poems, Lately, I Have the Feeling, and a book-length poem, Autobiography of a General's Daughter.

I'm looking forward to reading from this new work at several venues in the Philadelphia area this Fall. Please join us if you can. Here's what I've got planned so far:

THEY SAID
Thursday, November 1, 2018 - 6:00pm Penn Book Center 130 S. 34th St. Philadelphia, PA19104
Please join us for a reading and discussion with five contributors to THEY SAID: Susan Lewis, Katt Lissard, Quintan Ana Wikswo, Erin Mullikin, Ethel Rackin, Sarah Blake, Tina Jenkins Bell, and Janice Tuck Lively!

Poetry. Fiction. Literary Nonfiction. THEY SAID: A MULTI-GENRE ANTHOLOGY OF CONTEMPORARY COLLABORATIVE WRITING includes poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction, as well as hybridized forms that push the boundaries of concepts like "genre" and "author.…

Kestrel, A Journal of Literature and Art

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The gorgeous new issue of one of my favorite journals, Kestrel, has just arrived—with work by J.C. Todd, Elizabeth Robinson, and many others. My review of the anthology Eyes Glowing at the Edge of the Woods: Fiction and Poetry from West Virginia is also included.

MacDowell Colony Fellowship

I'm over the moon to have been awarded a MacDowell Colony fellowship for this fall. I'll be working on a new collection of poems while in residence (from mid-September through the end of October). I plan to blog about my experience, so stay tuned for updates!

"Say It with Flowers" on Poetry Daily

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I'm thrilled that my poem, "Say It with Flowers" appeared on Poetry Daily on Memorial Day. Check out the new issue of Columbia Poetry Review where the poem first appeared.

A Review of Evening by Randall Potts

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I'm so grateful to Randall Potts for this beautiful review of my chapbook, Evening. Thanks to Colorado Review for publishing the review and to Furniture Press Books where you can purchase the book.

New Work in Columbia Poetry Review

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Here's the celebratory reading announcement for the new issue of Columbia Poetry Review. I'm pleased as punch to have new work in one of my favorite journals and am grateful to be featured here.

A Review of Go On by Kasey Jueds and J.C. Todd: The Emptiness You Seek Also Takes Time

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I'm so grateful to poets Kasey Jueds and J.C. Todd for this illuminating review of Go On. Thanks to Jacket2 for publishing it.