New Poem with Bone Parade

Last month Bone Parade released their ninth issue, which features a collection of interesting—sometimes eerie, sometimes melancholy—poems and a fun short story about a debate between a pair of trick-or-treating siblings. My poem “Familiars” closes out the issue—yay! If memory serves, I actually wrote this poem on the same afternoon I wrote “Regrowth” (Rust +Continue reading “New Poem with Bone Parade”

2021 Bucks County Poet Laureate Reading

Every year since 1977, Bucks County has held a poet laureate contest for current residents. Past winners of the competition have come from many backgrounds and earned various other awards and professional achievements, including Guggenheims, Pennsylvania Council on the Arts fellowships, and a Pew Foundation of the Arts grant. This year I was selected asContinue reading “2021 Bucks County Poet Laureate Reading”

New Short Fiction—“The Bride Revenant”

I’m very pleased to announce that my short story “The Bride Revenant” was recently released in Sans. PRESS’s Because That’s Where Your Heart Is anthology, a collection of short stories about passion and what makes the heart beat faster. There are many highly enjoyable stories in the collection, including Joseph Anderson’s “The Girl Who LivesContinue reading “New Short Fiction—“The Bride Revenant””