Sonnets in Which the Speaker Is On Display is forthcoming in 2019 with Stranded Oak Press!


My Body Is a Poem I Can’t Stop Writing, a micro-chapbook, is available from Porkbelly Press. The ever talented Jessica Earhart created the cover art.


The Fear Archives is now available from Two of Cups Press (2017). You can order a copy by clicking on the image below.


The Fear Archives was recently a runner-up for the Gazing Grain Press 2016 Poetry/Hybrid Chapbook Contest. They’ll be excerpting some of the chapbook into a miniature//ephemera piece.




Published Poems








Uppagus, Issue 26 and Issue 27

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, August 20, 2016

GlitterMob, Issue 7

Red Paint Hill, Issue 9 (links to individual poems here and here)

Arsenic Lobster poetry journal, Issue 39, Winter 2015

Pittsburgh Poetry Review, Issue 1

Menacing Hedge, Issue 5.02, Fall 2015

Stirring: A Literary Collection, Volume 17, Edition 10 

Up the Staircase Quarterly, Issue 29

Lime Hawk, Spring 2015

The After Happy Hour Review, Issue 3

Rogue Agent, Issue 1 (Many thanks to the editors for nominating my poem “The Fear Annals” for Best of the Net Anthology!)

Melancholy Hyperbole

Apeiron Review, Fall 2014, Issue 7 

IDK Magazine, Issue 1  (Big thanks to the editors for nominating my poem “Before the Heliopause” for a Pushcart! You can see their other nominations here.)

Uppagus, Issue 4 and  Issue 6

Weave Magazine, Issue 8, January 2013

Pear Noir!, Issue 7: Winter 2012

My poem “Asterism” was chosen by Dorothea Lasky as runner up in the 2013 Sandy Crimmins National Prize for Poetry. You can read that poem in Philadelphia Stories, Spring 2013 Issue.




Columbia University’s literary program, WKCR Studio A, interviewed me and asked me to read a bunch of poems on their show. You can listen to the whole thing here.

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