As the director of the 2016 Ocean State Summer Writing Conference, I'm pleased to announce the excellent roster of writers we have this June: fiction writers Julianna Baggott and Rachel Harper; poet Rigoberto Gonzalez; memoirists Margo Jefferson and Rebecca Walker. Dates: June 23-25. Mark your calendars!
February 17, 2016
December 5, 2015
September 28, 2015
I'm so honored that my story, "Do You Believe?", was a finalist in The Masters Review Short Story Award for New Writers. The story was published today. You can read it here.
September 2, 2015
I had the pleasure of reviewing 15 Views of Miami for The Florida Book Review. Edited by Jaquira Diaz and published by Burrow Press, there are some great stories in the anthology, including those by Lynne Barrett, Patricia Engel and J. David Gonzalez.
June 12, 2015
I'll be at Barnes and Noble in Middletown, RI, tomorrow at the Association of Rhode Island Authors showcase. Lots of great writers: Hannah Goodman, Rachael McIntosh and others. We'll be there from noon to 6pm. 1311 West Main Road, Middletown.
February 13, 2015
Black Lawrence Press is having a February sale on selected chapbooks. I'm happy to have Perishables included in the list.
November 5, 2014
I'll be at the Association of Rhode Island Authors Authors Expo this Saturday, November 8, at the West Warwick Civic Center. Time: 10am-3pm. Address: 100 Factory Street. Hope to see you there!
October 24, 2014
My "This I Believe" essay air on Oct. 15 on Rhode Island Public Radio. You can listen to it here.
September 15, 2014
New poem published in the July 2014 issue of Red Earth Review.
August 14, 2014
I'm honored to be a part of the Poetry and Art exhibit at the Warwick Art Association. I'll be reading at the closing event this Sunday, August 17, at 1pm.