publications & awards

select publications

(forthcoming Spring 2020) Grist – “Ode to Venison”

(forthcoming Winter 2019) Prairie Schooner  – “ediolon”; “South Carolina”

Poetry Quarterly – “forty-eighth birthday”

Fall Lines – “early november”; “Off I-20”; “Blessed”

Miscellany – “After the Divorce”; “Calling Elvis”*

Exhibition, The National Portrait Gallery – “tomato heritage”; “Western Night-Time Soundtrack”

select awards

2018 Fall Lines Saluda River Prize for Poetry**

2018 Tin House Summer Workshop attendee

2015 New York State Summer Writers’ Institute attendee and scholarship winner

2013 US Presidential Scholar in the Arts

2013 YoungArts National Winner

2013 Scholastic Art & Writing National Silver Medal for Poetry


* “Calling Elvis” is a short story; all other credits are poems.

** For the poem “Blessed.”