Proud to Be, vol. 8

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.

The Honest Ulsterman June 2018

I’m grateful to The Honest Ulsterman‘s editorial team for including my poem “While Daddy’s at Training, Our Daughter Asks Questions” in the June 2018 issue. The HU is a Derry/Londonderry, Northern Ireland journal with a rich literary and social history dating back to 1968. You can read more about its history here.

Three Reviews from The Military Spouse Book Review

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

Happy Pub Day to ‘Permanent Change of Station’ 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

I answer questions: Military Spouse Fine Artists Network

Thank you to Jessica Melville Goodin for interviewing me for the Military Spouse Fine Artists Network. Jessica is a military spouse, a choreographer, a web designer, and the founder of MilspoFAN. The Military Spouse Fine Artists Network provides a worldwide community for military spouse painters, sculptors, dancers, choreographers, writers, poets, actors, photographers, etc. If you … More I answer questions: Military Spouse Fine Artists Network