A big thank you to Daniel Scott White at Mythaxis for inviting me to contribute! You can read my essay here: https://mythaxis.com/2020/08/29/on-writing-and-publishing-poetry/
I’m thrilled to announce that my poetry book, Water Signs, is forthcoming from Unsolicited Press in 2022. I wrote most of the book while commuting aboard various Washington State ferries, inspired by the people, landscape, and wildlife of Puget Sound. Poems from the collection have also been selected for public art and poetry installations such … Continue reading Book Announcement: Water Signs
The debut Two Hour Transport Anthology is out and it's a thing of beauty! So exciting to see so many great Seattle-area authors in this collection of science fiction, fantasy, horror, and literary fiction. (Also includes a new story by yours truly.) Buy it on Amazon
I'll be reading poetry at the events listed below, courtesy of Ars Poetica Kitsap County and Arts & Humanities Bainbridge. Looking forward to meeting the artists and poets who made this happen! Sun., April 7 at 1:00pm - 8th Annual Ars Poetica Exhibit & Poetry Reading at Collective Visions Gallery, Bremerton, WA. (Exhibit open through … Continue reading Upcoming Poetry Readings
4Culture and the Poetry on Buses team sent me this photo of my poem, "Photosynthesis," on display at Northgate Transit Center in Seattle. So honored to be included in this installation.
I'm pleased to announce that Writers Resist has published Between the River and the Rock. This work is a selection from the larger collection A Music of Ribs, which was a finalist in the Black River Chapbook Competition and is currently seeking a publisher.
My short story "Lawrencium" was recently reprinted by the good people at Unreal Magazine. They're looking for more stories about unusual experiences and odd creatures. You can submit to them here: http://unrealmag.com/submit/
Room Magazine is publishing "Loowit, Cowlitz: A Pentaptych" in their upcoming issue, Emergence. This piece went through several transitions before it reached its current manifestation, exploring the influences of rain, river, and mountain on human landscapes, both inner and outerwise. If you're not already a Room subscriber, I hope you'll give them a read. Pre-order … Continue reading Forthcoming in Room Magazine
Writers Resist featured my prose poem "Flood, Fire, Mountain" in their 2018 anthology, and I couldn't be more pleased! Out now, this book features a stellar cast of writers, including folks like Nikia Chaney, Alina Stefanescu, and Jonathan May, to name just a few. Buy it on IndieBound Buy it on Amazon
I've been working on a collection of short stories for the past year, and just printed out the first draft. 4 pounds and 5.5 ounces.