I’m honored that my poem “Pursuit” is included among 36 prize-wining war poems and prose in Our Best War Stories (Middle West Press, 2020). Since 2016, Line of Advance has hosted the Darron L. Wright Award, selecting 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners in war veteran poetry and prose. This year, a military family member … More Our Best War Stories published
Thank you to The Sea Letter for including my poem “Fever” in issue 9. Soon after writing “Fever” in response to my daughter and I being sick at the same time, the pandemic hit the United States. When I wrote the poem, I didn’t know what the following months would hold or that I wouldn’t … More The Sea Letter issue 9
Much gratitude to Riggwelter Press for selecting my poem “Swans Reflecting Elephants” to be included among the beautiful writing and art of issue #29. Riggwelter is a monthly online literary journal founded by Jonathan Kinsman in 2017 that publishes prose, poetry and art.
#Watertome: A White Stag Anthology Part 1 is the first an element themed series. I’m grateful that my poems “A Lesson in Leaving” and “A Summer in the Future” will be included in such a gorgeous anthology. #Watertome is available for pre-order here.
I’m over the moon excited to share that my poem “Pursuit” is the 1st place winner of the poetry by a military family member category of Line of Advance’s 5th Annual Col. Darron L. Wright Memorial Awards. “Pursuit” will be published on LOA’s website (September 2020) and in LOA’s anthology Our Best War Stories (Middle … More Among the Line of Advance Poetry Winners
Thank you to Orange Blossom Review for including my poem “Female” in issue 4, summer 2020. Orange Blossom Review is an online literary journal of poetry, fiction, non-fiction, and art; it is underwritten by the Florida College English Association. You can check out the new issue and archived issue. Their next submission window opens July … More Orange Blossom Review issue 4
I’m thrilled that my first two poems to be published in 2020 are in Bold + Italic. My poems “The School Project Asks, ‘What Makes You a Star?’” and “Honed” along with my review of Stephen Page‘s A Ranch Bordering the Salty River are up on the Bold + Italic blog and will be a part of issue … More Bold + Italic in the New Year
I’m thrilled that my poem “Incidental” is part of Channel issue 1. Based in Dublin, Ireland, Channel is a new literary magazine that publishes environmentally conscious poetry and prose. Visit here to submit your work that connects with nature.
I’m grateful to editor James Brubaker and Southeast Missouri State University for including my poem “Measures” and “Got Your Six” in Proud to Be: Writing by American Warriors, vol. 8. It’s also proud that my poems share company with fellow Middle West Press poets Randy Brown and Eric Chandler.
Thank you to the Banshees for including my poem “Wise Enough” in Banshee issue 9. Banshee is a Dublin-based print journal, and you can get your copy of issue 9 here. Check of the shop for books, past and current issues, and the book bundle.