Poem in Your Pocket Day 2021

Originally started in the United States, Poem in Your Pocket Day has its own iteration in Canada thanks to the League of Canadian Poets. I’m so excited to have one of my previously published poems be amongst the 15 poems shared in this year’s campaign. PIYP 2021 My poem “At Dusk” was originally selected asContinue reading “Poem in Your Pocket Day 2021”

Three poems in Fenland Poetry Journal

The UK’s Fenland Poetry Journal is a lovely small format print journal from England published twice a year by editor Elisabeth Sennitt Clough (also a poet herself). Spring 2021 It’s such a pleasure to have three poems of mine appear in the spring 2021 issue of the journal: “These Fugitive Wings” “Landscape Without Snow” “WhatContinue reading “Three poems in Fenland Poetry Journal”

A compressed sestina in The Crank

A variation on the sestina that I wrote a few years ago has found a home with a new UK literary journal, The Crank. ‘Lost in the Woods’ is the first in a series of poems I wrote, and the most abstract of the three. The Crank is a rare journal that looks exclusively forContinue reading “A compressed sestina in The Crank”

Poem in Sky Island Journal

My poem ‘November’ is third in an amazing line-up in Issue #15 of Sky Island Journal. It’s a gorgeous collection of work from diverse authors — poetry, flash fiction, and creative nonfiction. Very grateful to be part of it. I’ve had wonderful experiences with a growing number of literary journals, but the editors of SkyContinue reading “Poem in Sky Island Journal”

Essay published by Paper Dragon

I’m quite bowled over to have my first essay appear in the very first edition of Paper Dragon, with its theme of Recovery & Resilience. Suspension, Issue One, Paper Dragon When I picked up writing again four years ago, I leaned hard into poetry, but my mentor, the amazing Jason Schneiderman, spotted right away thatContinue reading “Essay published by Paper Dragon”