Journal Publications


  • Brooklyn Poets Anthology 2017



Other Writerly Goodness


  • A Small Rising Up in the Lungs has been selected as a finalist in the following contests: The National Poetry Series (2016), The University of Akron Press’s Akron Poetry Prize (2016 & 2015), Big Lucks Books’s The Ruth Stone First Book Prize (2016), Cleveland State University Poetry Center’s First Book Poetry Competition (2015), The University of Colorado at Boulder’s Subito Press Poetry Contest (2015), and Omnidawn’s Open Poetry Book Competition (2014).
  • My short prose piece “On Heroism & the Oregon Trail” was selected for The Wigleaf 2014 Longlist of (Very) Short Fictions.
  • Echo, Echo, Light was selected as the winner of the 2nd Annual Slope Editions Chapbook Prize, 2013.
  • Kill Your Darlings, Clementine was selected as a finalist for the 2012-13 New Delta Review Chapbook Contest.
  • Finalist, 2012-13 Emerging Writer Fellowship at Cornell College, Mt. Vernon, IA.
  • Semi-finalist, 2012-13 Poetry Fellowship, the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown.
  • Semi-finalist, 2012 “Discovery” / Boston Review Poetry Contest, selected by Timothy Donnelly and Monica Ferrell.
  • Runner-up, 2011 Georgetown Review annual contest, for “Mt. Washington.”
  • Nominee, 2008 Oboh Prize for “The Husband, Discovered, A Letter to Two Beloveds,” Boxcar Poetry Review.