Publications & Contests


What Happened on December 21st, 2019: A Retrospective”   Essay Daily, May 4 2020


Lunar Eclipse off Exit 88” and “What Gould’s Magpie Has Stolen”   Minding Nature, Spring 2019, Vol. 12, No. 2

“Contemplating Shells: Plate 12 from William H. Emory’s Report on the United States and Mexican Boundary Survey (1848-1855) ”   Thin Air Magazine, Volume 25, 2019.

This Ground”   Vagabond City, Issue 37, 2019

Tidal Desert”   Hawk & Whippoorwill, New Series Issue 6, Vol. 3, No. 2, Winter 2018

Mudsoft, Hardtack”   Sky Island Journal, Issue 6, 2018 

Ode to a Rock Dove   Entropy, The Birds Column, Oct 1 2018

“Grafting”   the Aurorean, Spring/Summer 2018

“To Combat Loneliness”   Alligator Juniper, 2015 Issue
         Finalist – Alligator Juniper National Writing Contest

“A Delicate History of Fractures”   Self-Published chapbook, 2014 OOP.


“Good Dog”   Alligator Juniper, 2012 Issue
         Honorable Mention – Suzanne Tito Student Contest


The Fourth River   2018
Featured artwork, “Reproductive” and “Opening” (photographs), in Issue 0.5 [view]

the Telepoem Booth    2016 – present
Four poems included in the directory of the public art piece, the Telepoem Booth, a 1970s phone booth that one can dial-a-poem. Recorded and produced by Elizabeth Hellstern. For more information visit

Lincoln County Television Audience’s Choice Award   2005
Short film: “The 5 O’Clock News”

Editorial Contributions

Real Ground Journal   2020 – present
Assistant Editor

Scholastic Art & Writing Awards   2020
National Poetry Juror

HumaNature Podcast   2019
Editorial Assistance

Longleaf Review   2018 – 2019
Poetry & Creative Nonfiction Reader

Alligator Juniper   2012
Poetry & Creative Nonfiction Reader