A Few Published Poems...
“Across Siberia.” Morning Glory
“Gates of Paradise.” Cargo Literary
"Love and the Retired Admiral." Literary North
"O Beautiful," Mandala Journal, Echoes Issue, 2015. Also in The 64 Best Poets of 2018 (Black Mountain Press).
“Packing Wings.” Serving House Journal
"Passage in Three Chapters," Crack the Spine
"The Cypress Trees Left Standing." Schuylkill Valley Journal. Also in The 64 Best Poets of 2018 (Black Mountain Press).
“The Invitation.” Pennsylvania English
“The Lure.” Cumberland Poetry Review. Reprinted in The Unitarian Universalist Poets: A Contemporary Survey, Pudding House Publications
“The Pity.” Silk Road
"The Shoes Wanted to Speak." Poets Reading the News
“This Is a Photo of Me.” Pennsylvania English
Published Personal Essays
"The Routes of Escape." The Pen Is Mightier than the Broom. Also, The Writer's Workshop personal essay award winner.
"Everywhere Is Home; Living in Fiji; The Sensual Rhythms of Native Life." 1st place winner, Transitions Abroad international essay contest
"The Fields at Arles." Common Boundary
"Lobbying from the Heart." Common Boundary