Happy Pub Day to ‘Permanent Change of Station’

http://www.middlewestpress.com/2018/04/family-humor-war-new-poetry-book-on-sale.html I’m honored and grateful that, during National Poetry Month and the Month of the Military Child, my new poetry collection Permanent Change of Station joins Randy (Charlie Sherpa) Brown’s Welcome to FOB Haiku: War Poems from Inside the Wire and Eric Chandler’s Hugging This Rock: Poems of Earth & Sky, Love & War in … More Happy Pub Day to ‘Permanent Change of Station’

The Wrath-Bearing Tree January 2018

What better way to welcome the New Year than with four poems — “Headstrong,” “Daughter,” “Homes Will Be Stripped Bare,” and “The Book Closes” — published in the January issue of The Wrath-Bearing Tree. The Wrath-Bearing Tree is an online journal of military and political themed reviews, essays, fiction, and poetry. Thank you to the editorial team … More The Wrath-Bearing Tree January 2018

Collateral Journal 2.1

I’m grateful to Collateral Journal for publishing my poem “Dear Judith Wright” in volume 2, issue 1. Collateral is an online journal of poetry, fiction, non-fiction, and art by those who are tangentially affected by war. It is produced by the University of Washington Tacoma. Congratulations to Editor-in-Chief Abby E. Murray for her forthcoming poetry collection How to Be … More Collateral Journal 2.1

SHANTIH Journal 2.1

Much gratitude the SHANTIH Journal editorial team for publishing my poems “Such Is the Art of Warfare,” “The Dog Dreams” and “The Box Maze Swallows a Birthday” in issue 2.1. SHANTIH is an online literary magazine of poetry, prose and art. Visit submit to learn about their guidelines and how to send your own work. They … More SHANTIH Journal 2.1

2 Reviews: one by me, one of ‘Uniform’

The Military Spouse Book Review hosts reviews written by military spouses. The site is founded and managed by novelist Andria Williams, author of The Longest Night (Random House, 2016). Visit the site to read my review of Kazim Ali’s The Secret Room, Andria Williams’ review of my poetry collection Uniform and Elyse Fenton’s poetry collections Clamor and Sweet Insurgent, and … More 2 Reviews: one by me, one of ‘Uniform’

A Poet’s Inspiration

I want to thank The Woven Tale Press for their wonderful support of their contributors and for inviting me to share the inspirations that help create my poetry. You can read the article, “A Poet’s Inspiration: Place as Fluidity,” on their website. Also, be sure to check out other articles by writers and artists, website … More A Poet’s Inspiration