Writers Recommend

Check out this micro-essay about tarantulas, writing, and existential dread up at Poets & Writers this week, part of a series in which writers offer other writers tips for finding inspiration when they feel stuck. Or, in my case, invite folks into a panic room of one, because sometimes having company helps. Right? Right.

Book Announcement!

I am over the moon to announce that my second book comes out this November from Persea Books. Arrhythmia can be pre-ordered NOW, through Indiebound. Also in the works: an aerial + poetry video moment, and possible actual real-person events this fall. Stay tuned.

Poeming in Italy

I am unbelievably honored to be in residence for the next two months at Civitella Ranieri, in Umbria, Italy, with a jaw-droppingly talented cohort of artists, composers, and writers from around the world. Also, watch out for new poems coming out soon in SpoKe and december magazines. Photo credit Deb Willis.


RADAR Awards Issue

Check out lovely writing accompanied by gorgeous artwork in the current issue of RADAR. Many thanks to editors Rachel Marie Patterson and Dara-Lyn Shrager for including a series of my poems as finalists for the Coniston Prize.