I have a new poem, "Every Morning My Father Walks the Lake Path," in the summer issue of Josephine Quarterly.
June 26, 2014
My poem "Busking, Providence" appears in the June 2014 issue of Red Booth Review.
May 30, 2014
I was the visiting writer at Our Sister's School this week. Had a great time meeting and talking with these lovely young writers.
April 23, 2014
So excited for my friend Tory McCagg. Her novel Bittersweet Manor will be released on May 6. Read about it at her website here. She's reading at Books on the Square on May 9 at 7pm.
March 4, 2014
I'll be reading on Friday, March 7, at the Pawtucket Arts Collaborative as part of the RISCA Fellowship Writers Night. The program is from 6–8pm. I'm honored to be reading with Ifa Bayeza, Samson Jardine, Adara Meyers and Anna Solomon. There will also be musical performances by Kirsten Volness and Paul Phillips.
October 15, 2013
Two poems just published in Sassafras Literary Magazine, issue 4. Thanks to editor Miranda Holmqvist.
August 10, 2013
Just learned I received a 2014 Literature Fellowship from the RI State Council on the Arts. Now I can take that research trip to the University of Florida Archives to study Vietnam War protests on campus. That's the subject of my current novel-in-progress.
November 29, 2012
For those of you participating in National Novel Writing Month, Black Lawrence Press is offering a complimentary NaNoWriMo manuscript consultation with editor Diane Goettel. I know from experience that Diane is a detailed and conscientious editor. Details can be found here.
October 22, 2012
The deadline for the Fall 2012 Black River Chapbook Competition is fast approaching. This is definitely a competition worth entering. Black Lawrence Press is professional and produces beautiful books of high literary quality. I don’t say that just because they published my chapbook. I’ve also enjoyed the work of fellow winners Laura McCullough, Read More
September 24, 2012
The Providence Athenaeum Library kindly included Perishables in their Staff Picks highlighting National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo). Read all about it on their Raven-ous! blog.