Poetry & Fun

Rodeo in Reverse. Hub City Press New Voices of the South Prize winner, selected by Sean Hill. Forthcoming September 2018.

In Magazines and Journals, and on the Internet
“The Dream and a Shame.”
 The Southern Review, Spring 2017. (Also on Poets.org.)
“Saudades [All You Pioneers].” Grist, Winter 2017.
“The Radio is Full.” Grist Online.
“Honest Abe Gets Mad Jealous of the Pretty, Successful Girl from My High School.” Waxwing, Fall 2016.
“Fenced-In Poem.” Arts & Letters. 2016.
“The Negation is the Point.” Arts & Letters. 2016.
“Nicaragua, the Blonde, and the Lady in Blue.” Summer 2016.
“Sleepless in Indiana, I Contemplate the Age-Old Arts.” Devil’s Lake Driftless Prize recipient, Fall 2015.
“Good Me Attempts to Neutralize, Rescue, or Otherwise Stifle Bad Me.”
 The Mondegreen, October 2015.
“Spaghetti Western in Which Bad Me Challenges Good Me to a Duel.” The Mondegreen, October 2015.
“Good Me’s Saudade of Bad Me.” The Mondegreen, October 2015.
“Saudade [Unspill the Salt].” The Mackinac, Summer 2015. (With liquor pairing!)
“At the Edge of the River.” The Mackinac, Summer 2015. (Also with liquor pairing!)
“Terms of Agreement.” Hayden’s Ferry Review Contributor Spotlight, June 2, 2015.
“Saudades [Bottle Rocket].” New Poetry from the Midwest. 
“Where I Think I Might Belong.” New Poetry from the Midwest. 
“In Winter, I Watch.” Hayden’s Ferry Review, Spring 2015.
“Reflections on First Season of a Marriage.” Hayden’s Ferry Review, Spring 2015.
“Constitutional.” Third Coast, Winter 2015.
“On the King Bridge in Frankfort, Kentucky.” Third Coast, Winter 2015.
“Flannery O’Connor and Song.” Andalusia Blog, Fall 2014.
“Saudade at Shoreline.” Fifth Wednesday Journal, Fall 2014. 
“Spring Storm.” Fifth Wednesday Journal, Fall 2014.
“Homestead, Sure.” cream city review, Summer 2014.
“Guilty and Reckless, I Try to Meet the Tornado Head On.” Colorado Review, Spring 2014.
“Saudades [Bottle Rocket].” Crazyhorse, Fall 2013.
“Got You, Babe.” Green Mountains Review, Winter 2013.
“This Bone Shall Dry Up and Hope Shall Be Lost.” DIAGRAM, 12.5. (Also featured on The Page, Feb./March 2013.)
“Elegy at 23.” Forklift, Ohio, Summer 2012.
“Where I Think I Might Belong.” Forklift, Ohio, Summer 2012.
“What Does Odysseus Have to Do with Blind Contour Drawing?: An Interview with Terrance Hayes.” Sycamore Review 25.1, Winter/Spring 2013.
“Dissection and Other Kinds of Love: An Interview with Natasha Trethewey.” Sycamore Review 24.1, Winter/Spring 2012.