Publications

Books

A House of Many Windows Sundress Publications, 2013.

Chapbooks

Encantado – (Illustrated by the great Matt Kish) – Forthcoming 2015 from Redbird Chapbooks

We Build Houses of Our Bodies (2013 – dancing girl press)

The Imagined Life of the Pioneer Wife (Red Bird Chapbooks) – 2013

Womb/Seed/Fruit (Finishing Line Press) – 2010

Ordering the Hours (Maverick Duck Press) – 2011

Come Out, Virginia (Naked Mannekin Press) – Available from me through email – limited edition run- 2011

Individual Poems

4 and 20 Poetry – “The Myth of Small, Hard Things” and “Waning Moon” Fall 2009

580 Split – “Photograph of an Exploded Tank Tread, Iraq” Spring 2012

Adanna Literary Journal (Web Feature) “Literary Analysis” and “Mayella Ewell Dreams”

A Face to Meet the Faces: A Contemporary Anthology of Persona Poems – edited by Stacey Lynn Brown and Oliver de la Paz. (University of Akron, 2012). “Maudie Explains Her Spinsterhood”

After Hours: A Journal of Chicago Writing and Art “Root Beer Float” Summer 2005

After Hours: A Journal of Chicago Writing and Art “Sex Express to Budapest” Winter 2007

After Hours: A Journal of Chicago Writing and Art “41°52′55″N, 87°37′40″W” Winter 2012

All Things Girl “Womb/Seed/Fruit” and “What She Carried” September 2008

A-Minor Press –“Employee Manual at the Nun Factory” Fall 2014

Apparatus Magazine “The Arsonist’s Mentor” and “Falling in Love With Fire”  June 2009

Apparatus Magazine “For Wendy, Grown”  July 2009

Apple Valley Review “Mailing a Snowflake” and “Bringing in the Sheaves” August 2012

Apt “Well-Worn Hand” December 2009

Arsenic Lobster “The Fire-eater” April 2012

Atticus Review “What Would It Take to Make a City in Me?” December 2013

Autumn Sky Poetry “Magritte Serves Up the Sun” October 2009

Autumn Sky Poetry “After the Storm” September 2008

Autumn Sky Poetry “The Editor Writes That She is Tired of the Word Drifting” July 2009

The Bakery Magazine “How I Will Outwit Grief”  August 2012

Barnwood: An International Poetry Magazine “Standing Down” May 2008

Bathtub Gin “Dust to Dust” Spring/Summer 2006

Bestiary “Kindred” July 2010

Birmingham Arts Journal “Lesson” Fall 2008

Blood Lotus: An Online Literary Journal “Girl, Next Door” Volume 10

Blue Lyra Review “Finding a Way” and “Instructions for Stones” Spring 2014

Borderline “Friar Laurence’s Last Confession” July 2011

Boston Literary Magazine “Fan” April 2007

Boxcar Poetry Review “Of Dark, Of Light” October 2007

burnt district “What We Need” Fall 2013

Byline “Thumbing Your Nose at Thomas Wolfe” April 2008

Byline “After Reading Billy Collins’ Mondays” March 2007

Caesura “Prophecy” and “Brothers in Arms” Spring 2012

Cease, Cows “Scar Memoir”  August 2013

Cease, Cows “Strut and Fret” September 2013

Cease, Cows “Closet Aubade” March 2014

Chantarelle’s Notebook “Ache,” “Considering Lines,” “Lies,” and “Misconception” – August 2008

Chantarelle’s Notebook Featured Poet for September: “Sheltered,” “How to Be A Poet Without All That Suffering,” “The Mighty Oz Fixes The Computer,” Remembering the Lecture as You Confess,” “Disconnect” September 2008

Cider Press Review “Fragments of his Last Letter” Winter 2014

Cider Press Review “Housekeeping”  March 2009

Cider Press Review “Morning after Mardi Gras” Spring 2012

Citron Review – “Devoured” Spring 2014

Clapboard House “To Worship at the Temple of Migration,” “One Week on the Graveyard Shift,” and “The Sound of It.”

Clark Street Review “You Remind Me” Fall 2007

Clark Street Review “Reference/Reverence” Spring 2008

Cleaver Magazine “Phenomenon” December 2013

The Dialogist – “After the Fires, A Nightmare” – Fall 2014

dirtcakes “Circumstantial” and “Dear Sci Fi Fans; Love, The Future” Winter 2011

Dirty Napkin “Opposition” Winter 2014

DMQ Review “First Night Alone” Spring 2014

DMQ Review “Vietnam: Superstition” October 2007

Eating Her Wedding Dress: A Collection of Clothing Poems -”What Not to Wear” anthology published by Ragged Sky Press.

Elysian Fields Quarterly “A Day in the Life of a Cubs Fan” August 2008

Elysian Fields Quarterly “Love in the Time of Little League” May 2008

English Journal “Antonyms” March 2003

English Journal “Wallflowers” March 2003

Escape into Life (feature) – Four Poems April 2014

Extract(s) – “Technicolor” July 2012

Fertile Source “Empty-Handed” February 2010

Fickle Muses “Your Mind Wanders During the MRI” and “Reprieve” June 2009

Flashquake “Disconnect” April 2005

Flyway – “Foreclosure Pastoral” Fall 2014

fourteen (UK) – “Dusk in Vegas” Winter 2012

Freeze Ray Poetry – “What Heaven Is Like” and “Feeling Minnesota” Winter 2014

Ghoti “Ways to Break”  Spring 2009

Heron Tree “Surviving a Midwestern Winter” Summer 2014

Hiss Quarterly “A Dieter Dreams” May 2008

Hobble Creek Review “Some Lights Go Out” November 2013

The Labletter Four poems 2014 issue

Lilliput Review “Last Waltz” 2006

Linebreak “Digging In” January 2012

Literary Bohemian “Navigation” Winter 2011

Literary Mama “What I Would Show Her” Spring 2007

Literary Mama “And My Love Goes With You” August 2012

Literary Mama “XXIX” October 2012

Lunch Ticket “Birthday Song for Piano” Summer 2014

Menacing Hedge – Five poems – Winter 2013

Menacing Hedge – Six poems from Encantado – Fall 2014

Mixed Fruit “Rites of Spring” June 2011

The Mom Egg “Empathy Test” May 2010

The New Gnus Literary Journal “The Canyon is my Alibi” – October 2011

New York Quarterly “Diagnosis” Fall 2007

Non-Binary Review – “Animals that Snow White Banished After Becoming Princess” and “The Monsters Receive Their Briefing on Millennium Park” – Snow White and Frankenstein issues

Notes from the Underground UK “Every Stranger’s Face”  – short story (2012)

OVS Magazine  “Refuting Evolution” and “O Death” June 2010

Paper Darts “a group of women” April 2014

Platte Valley Review – “Compass Points” December 2010

Prime Number Magazine – “Panic Attack”  September 2010

qarrtsiluni – “The Incredible Corpse Dormitory” September 2010

qarrtsiluni – “The Monsters Receive their Briefing on Millenium Park” June 2010

Redactions – “before and after” Summer 2014

Referential Magazine – “What Happens in Vegas” March 2011, “Last Dinner Together” and “Sculpting a Memory” April 2011

Rhino – “Billy Gets the Analogy All Wrong” Spring 2011

Rhino- “Housecleaning Venus” Spring 2012

Right Hand Pointing  – Variations on Falling Winter 2013

Right Hand Pointing“Hollowed” July 2011

River Oak Review – “The Leaving Behind” April 2011

Rufous City Review – “Exit Interview” July 2012

Salt River Review “Small Change” Fall 2006

Schuylkill Valley Journal “Mowing the Lawn” and “Study Hall Sluts” June 2010

Shaking Like A Mountain “Prelude for Libby” August 2008

Sleet Magazine – from “We Build Houses of Our Bodies Just to Tear Them Down” April 2013

Sotto Voce “What the Words Know” October 2008

Spry Literary Journal “Scientific” Spring 2014

Stirring “How to Start Again” September 2013

Stirring “Flying Blind” Spring 2012

Stone Highway Review “As Nothing Can Unroot You” January 2014

Stone Highway Review – “Codependent” Winter 2014

Storychord “Bottom of the Sky” November 2013

Sweet: A Literary Confection “How You Become A Mother” May 2012

THIS Literary Magazine “Jean Louise Finch Confesses” and “Other People’s Children” Winter 2012

Tilt a Whirl (Umbrella) “A Pragmatist’s Response to Rogers and Hammerstein” Spring 2011

Tipton Poetry Journal “Gravity” April 2007

Treehouse Lit – “Brief Encounter” (Prompt challenge) Summer 2014

Up the Staircase “Excuse” (Flash Fiction) August 2010

Weave Magazine “Giacometti’s Pears” December 2010

Wherewithal – “a litany of sorrows” and “Day One” Winter 2014

Wicked AliceFive Poems October 2012

Remembering Faces – Chapbook Anthology (Palette and Quill Press) “Sweetness” Fall 2008


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