The Sovereignty of the Accidental — Harbor Mountain Press, 2017



My poetry has appear in numerous journals over the years, including Borderlands, Prairie SchoonerBarrow Street, ConfrontationSlipstreamMuddy River PoetryRattleNew Letters, Borrowed SolaceAji MagazineThe Antigonish ReviewThe New Limestone Review3Elements ReviewThe AuroreanHitchLit ReviewNarrative NortheastStraight Forward  PoetryThe Hungry Chimera, Ibbetson StreetGnuBelletristThe LakeFoliate Oak Literary ReviewThe MothInto the Teeth of the WindInto the VoidCider Press ReviewThe PedestalThe 2RiverViewPuckerbrush ReviewCreative LivingPotomac ReviewOff the CoastAnapest, Black Fly ReviewAnemoneKennebec Review, and Aileron.

Here's a sample of poems available online:

“Bookmarked,” “Quick,” and “The Mourning Dove” — Aji Magazine

For No One” — The New Limestone Review

Certain Light” — 3Elements Review

Cocktail Hour” — Rattle

Arrowhead” — Foliate Oak

The Year to Come” — Cider Press Review

“Errata,” “Crow,” and “Ping-Pong with Pliny” — available on Project Muse

Big Zoo” — Narrative Northeast

The End of the Road” — 2RiverView

After the Blizzard” — Anapest

At Charlie Mann's All-Pro Grill” — Anapest


2019: Residency at the Vermont Studio Center

2011: Honorary Mention for an Award from New Hampshire State Council on the Arts



I've read my poetry in numerous places, including:

The Word Barn, Exeter, NH

Vermont College of Fine Arts, Montpelier, VT

Water Street Bookstore, Exeter, NH

Norwich Bookstore, VT

The Library of Congress, Washington, DC

Camden Public Library, Camden, ME

C.W. Post College, Brookville, NY

A big thanks to the folks at The Word Barn for hosting me in January 2017 after the release of The Sovereignty of the Accidental. It was a joy to read with writers Meg Day and David Moloney.