Recent and Upcoming Readings & Events

March 12, 2015, 6:00pm, Towson University

April 2, 2015, 6:30pm, “Scents and Sensibilities,” Ampersand Florist, 80 Albion Street @ 16th in San Francisco

April 9, 2015, 6:00pm, “Best of the Bay Area,” Mead Hall Games, 1425 LaSalle Avenue, Minneapolis, MN

April 9, 2015, 7:30pm, “Cherry Tree Launch Party,” 1300 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis

May 12, 2015, 12:30pm-1:30pm, “Yerba Buena Garden Festival,” Yerba Buena Gardens, San Francisco

September 29-October 1, 2015, “Fall for the Book,” George Mason University, Fairfax, VA, Time and Date, TBA

Reviews & Interviews

My interview with Carl Phillips about his poem, “Hold Tight” in The Cincinnati Review

Carl Phillips’ interview with me about my poem, “Creation Myth” in The Cincinnati Review

Review of Paradise, Indiana at the Prairie Schooner Blog

Interview at How a Poem Happens

Karen J. Weyant’s June Poetry Pick: Paradise, Indiana

Interview with Rachelle Cruz for the Blood-Jet Writing Hour

Review of Paradise, Indiana at The Rumpus

Interview with Literary Magpie

Review of Paradise, Indiana at Smartish Pace

Feature at Gwarlingo


“Devotions” in Poetry Magazine

“Afterlife” at the Poetry Foundation

“Cruising the Rest Stop on Route 9” in Rattle

“A Great Whirring” at Verse Daily

“Tornado Season,” “Closing the Gay Bar Outside Gas City,” and “Forecast” at Pleiades

“The Smoke” at Linebreak

“Machine Song” at The Rumpus