Poetry is vital, especially in times of conflict. Thank you Andria Williams (author of The Longest Night) of the Military Spouse Book Review for providing a place to share, read and support. Night Sky with Exit Wounds by Ocean Vuong, Unaccompanied by Javier Zamora, and Mizna, Volume 18.1, 2017: Surviving: https://militaryspousebookreview.com/2018/06/21/poetry-of-the-immigration-experience-two-collections-and-a-journal/ Advertisements
Thank you to Military Times for including my poetry collection Permanent Change of Station (Middle West Press, 2018) in the Military Times 2018 Summer Reading Guide. It’s an honor to be included among James Hatch, Kate Germano, Kelly Kennedy, Carmen Gentile, Lisa K. Shapiro, and the like.
I’m grateful to Interstice for publishing my poems “A Meditative Morning” and “My Daughter Wants to Be a Surfer” in their 2018 issue. Interstice is the literary journal of South Texas College. It is a print journal, but you can receive a free copy by contacting Managing Editor, Isaac Chavarria (email address on the website).
Thank you to The Ekphrastic Review for publishing my poem “Ophelia Among the Reeds.” The inspiration for the poem comes from the painting Ophelia by Sir John Everett Millais (Britain), 1851.
I’m honored to have my poem “Counting the Casualties” in the Memorial Day issue of As You Were: The Military Review. This is volume 8 of As You Were, which is one literary journal published by Military Experience & the Arts. The non-profit organization aids veterans, service members and their families by providing support through … More Memorial Day issue of As You Were
You can read the review here. Thank you to Andria Williams (author of The Longest Night) of The Military Spouse book Review for including Permanent Change of Station in this triplet: Seasons of My Military Student by Amanda Trimillos and Stacy Allsbrook-Huisman (a guide for parents and teachers in aiding military children in transitioning to new schools after a … More Three Reviews from The Military Spouse Book Review
Thank you to Rebecca Hannigan for her beautiful review of my poetry collection Permanent Change of Station. Thank you Into the Void for publishing the review and for all of the support. You can read the review here.
I’m thankful to Sierra Nevada Review for publishing my poem “Tea with Sun Tzu” in their 2018 issue. Sierra Nevada Review is a beautiful print journal, edited by Sierra Nevada College MFA students: current staff. Current and past issues can be purchased here.
I’m so happy that three of my haiku are in the lovely first issue of Bonsai Journal. The issue includes haiku and other small-form poems by poets from all over the world. Bonsai Journal is one of the publications of The 13 Alphabet Magazine. Check out their publication calendar for upcoming journal releases and for submissions … More Bonsai Journal issue 1 (The 13 Alphabet Magazine)
Thank you to Nicole Rolender (author of Louder Than Everything You Love) for interviewing me about Permanent Change of Station (Middle West Press) on her Carpe Noctem blog. Check out the interview here.