Thanks for visiting my website. My most recent books areCustody of the Eyes(2019)from dancing girl press,The Paper Tree (2017) from Big Yes Press, andPeregrine(2015) from Finishing Line Press.

A recent poem,“I’m Happy to Drive you All The Way Home” was nominated for a Pushcart Prize byAtlanta Review.My essay“A Widow’s Guide to OKCupid” was awarded 2nd place in the Barry Lopez Creative Nonfiction Contest at Cutthroat Magazine, December, 2019.

Email me at and I will send you a copy of The Paper Tree ($15 + postage)and/or Peregrine or Custody of the Eyes($10 plus postage). I am availabe for readings and workshops.

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