Poems

“What a Kid” | Salamander (forthcoming)


“Wedding Day” | American Journal of Poetry (July 2017)


“Never Speak Back” | Ninth Letter (forthcoming)


“Vows” | The Pinch (forthcoming)


“Smallest House on the Street” | The Pinch (forthcoming)


“Ode to Insomnia” | Third Coast (forthcoming)


“That Moon Again” | Another Chicago Magazine (forthcoming)


“Fat Girl Ghazal” | Copper Nickel (forthcoming)


“Is Soon a Drifting Island” | Found Poetry Review (Volume 10)


“Being Ferried Safe Within Their Deaths” | Found Poetry Review (Volume 10)


“I Dream My Father Back” | The Adroit Journal (Issue 20)


“Our House, Its Pillars a Dim Basement of Men” | Bellevue Literary Review (Vol. 16 No. 2)


“The Storm” | Forklift, Ohio (Issue #33, Fall 2016)


“So Long” | By One’s Own Hand: Writing About Suicide Loss anthology (forthcoming)


“Story” | By One’s Own Hand: Writing About Suicide Loss anthology (forthcoming)


“What Happened” | By One’s Own Hand: Writing About Suicide Loss anthology (forthcoming)


“After Your Mother’s Death”Missouri Review (March 2016)


“Phone Call” | New Ohio Review (Fall Issue #19)


“We Remember You for Now” | New Ohio Review (Fall Issue #19)


“Ode to My Despair” | Cincinnati Review (Issue 13.1)


“What Happened” | upstreet (Issue 11)


“Sleeping with Sonny Ghosthorse” | upstreet (Issue 11)


“Story” | Mid-American Review (XXXVI, no. 1)


“So Long” | Ploughshares (Winter 2015-2016)


“Pressing Half Moons Into the Sill”Newfound Journal (Volume 6. Issue 3)


“We Throw Hissy Fits in a Heartbeat”Newfound Journal (Volume 6. Issue 3)


“Once Was Too Often, for a Girl Like Me” | DIAGRAM (Issue 15.4)


“No Return Address” | Louisville Review (Volume 77)


“Running Out of Medication” | The Journal (Issue 38.3)


“Mental Hospital” | The Journal (Issue 38.3)


“How It Kept On” | Best New Poets 2013 anthology 


“My Despair Airs Her Grievances” | Grist: A Journal for Writers (Issue 4)


“Naming Goodbye”Linebreak (June 2010)


“Elegy” | Third Coast (Fall 2009)


“Beating the Shit Out of My Despair” | Pleiades (Issue 29.2)


“Operations on My Other, Lesser Self” | Another Chicago Magazine (Issue 48)


“Dear Sophia” | Southern Review (Vol. 44:4)


“On the Occasion of Her Annual Disappointment” | Best New Poets 2009 anthology


“On the Occasion of Her Annual Disappointment” | Southern Review (Vol. 44:4)


“The Incident When My Dog Dies and/or You Leave Me” | cream city review (Issue 31.1)


“Another Way the Body Dies” | cream city review (Issue 31.1)


“A Musician Instructs a Poet on How to Play the Oboe” | Roanoke Review (Vol. XXXI)


“My Year in the Bootleg Porn Industry” | Madison Review (Vol. 28, No. 1)


“Serving Ice Cream to Joaquin Phoenix” | Wisconsin Review (Vol. 40, Issue 2)


“Symphony for Red” | Best New Poets 2006 anthology


“Symphony for Red” | Spoon River Poetry Review (Vol. XXXI, No. 1)


“Half Perfume, Half Something Rotten” | The Pinch (Vol. 26, Issue 1)