"Ghosts Are Hungry"

in Digging Through the Fat

Digging Through the Fat is a journal for cultural omnivores. What they want from literature is truth, beauty, and humanity, but artists must

dig through the fat to get to these ideals.  

Read the flash fiction "Ghosts Are Hungry" in volume 9 story #92 here

"A Small Death"

in The Waterwheel Review

The Waterwheel Review is an online literary journal that prefers literature without labels.  They celebrate what flows by, no matter its form. They showcase pieces with a few companion writings and art, for a beautiful reading experience.

Read the flash fiction "A Small Death" in issue #20 here

Communication Tower

Other Publications

Fiction

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A Grief That Shatters Oceans

The Raw Art Review is a journal of storm and urge.

The story is on page 105 of the Summer/Fall 2021 issue.

print, published April 7, 2022

Buy it here

Robot You

Ab Terra is a sci-fi journal. Brain Mill Press especially encourages stories that explore ideas of embodiment, time, and language. Read my story in Issue 5 here.

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The Last Pioneers

The Racket is an online literary journal that likes a little grit in their submissions—something that’ll stick in your teeth long after you’re done reading it.

Read my story in Issue 56 here.

Conversation

Meat for Tea is an award-winning print literary journal that leaves people "contemplating definitions of genre" and has people "re-see what's possible in poetry, prose, and nonfiction." --New Pages

The story is on page 114 in Volume 13, issue 4: Bard.

print, published 2019

Buy it here.

3D Eye

Poetry

Landscape with Animals

Another Night

Spires is the student-run literary journal at the Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts. They publish a print journal every spring, and have a digital companion as of 2011.

print, published 1999

Current and Never Events

Pregnant Photography

The Human Room Open Voice is a new free speech platform created by C.C. Arshagra, based on benevolence and 9 principles of involvement.

The stellar T.A. Niles created a video of one of my poems you can watch here

T.A.'s poem-video is also a beautiful reaction: "A Moment-Us Decision."

T.A.'s blog is full of wonder, thoughts, and resources for writers and poets. Check out T.A.'s mind here

This Is Poetry

Poem in the anthology Once Upon a Poem. It is the second Pisces Publishing/Creative Juices Anthology, in celebration of National Poetry Month and in tribute to the wonderful poet Sharon Smith-Knight. (April 2022)

Contact me to buy a copy.

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Water Is the Body

Beautiful poetry broadside created by Rick Lupert in The Cobalt Cafe  (2021). Read it here.

Will It; 
Running in the Same Place

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Poetry in Issue 18 of Monday Night Lit online. (2018)

Read it here.

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Seaweed

Hand-stitched artist poetry book, first and second print run sold at City Lights (2004-2005).

Contact me to buy a copy.

Nonfiction

Design Book

One Day This Book: A Review of Miah Jeffra's The Fabulous Ekphrastic Fantastic!

Ruminate: The Waking asks for art that is beautiful or strange, but that feels true.

 (May 2022).  

Read my review of the book here

What I Learned After 2 American Births, Plus 9 Tips

Nonfiction on Medium. (2021)

Read it here.

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Where Is the Mind During Pain (and Birth)?

Nonfiction on Medium. (2021)

Read it here.

What People Are Saying

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2 stories as semifinalists, 2022 The Ghost Story Flash Fiction contest 

"engaging writing style"

"weird, in the best possible way"

"nothing else like it"

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shortlisted, 2021 Fractured Literary Flash Fiction contest 

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finalist, 2019 Black River Chapbook contest by Black Lawrence Press 

"striking"

"so powerful it gave me chills"

"writes like a painter"

"damn near made me break my chair"

"remarkable"

"interesting, insightful, relatable"

"beautiful and wise"

"awesome, weird"

"very well written" 

"sense of urgency"