Poetry

“almost an answer” and “forest canopy,” Frogpond, Volume 45:2, Spring–Summer 2022.

“stitching,” Modern Haiku, Volume 53.2, Summer 2022.

“evening shift,” tinywords, Issue 22.1, May 2022.

“thirteenth birthday,” Frogpond, Volume 45:1, Winter 2022.

“evensong,” Modern Haiku, Volume 53.1, Winter–Spring 2022.

“sheltering.” In Visiting the Wind: Haiku Society of America’s 2021 Members’ Anthology. Edited by Erin Castaldi. Haiku Society of America, 2021.

“before,” Frogpond, Volume 44:3, Autumn 2021.

“evening moon,” Modern Haiku, Volume 52.3, Autumn 2021.

“sounding the depth,” The Heron’s Nest, Volume XXIII, Number 3, September 2021.

“starless night.” In Paper Mountains: Seabeck Haiku Anthology. Edited by Tanya McDonald and Kelly Sauvage. Haiku Northwest Press, 2021.

“saturday snowfall,” Frogpond, Volume 44.1, Winter 2021.

“their voices lighten,” “the tendril’s reach,” and “breath from his kisses.” In The Helping Hand Haiku Anthology. Edited by Robert Epstein. Middle Island Press, 2020.

“each place where,” Modern Haiku, Volume 51.3, Autumn 2020.

“subtexts,” tinywords, Issue 19.2, September 2019.

“Star Deep Earth Dark: Animal Home Haiku,” Root & Star, Issue 23, September–October 2019.

“twining the tendrils,” tinywords, Issue 17.2, January 2018.

“How to Gather Light from the Dark,” Root & Star, Issue 12, November–December 2017.

“the sound of snap peas.” In on down the road, Haiku Society of America 2017 Members’ Anthology. Edited by Leroy Gorman. Haiku Society of America, 2017.

“Starlight,” Root & Star, Issue 10, July–August 2017.

“the last long slant,” Modern Haiku, Volume 48.1, Winter–Spring 2017.

“Origami,” Root & Star, Issue 7, January–February 2017.

“first snow.” In Full of Moonlight: Haiku Society of America 2016 Members’ Anthology. Edited by David Grayson. Haiku Society of America, 2016.

“his joke,” Modern Haiku, Volume 47.3, Autumn 2016.

“lifting my gaze,” tinywords, Issue 16.2, October 2016.

“toward dusk,” The Heron’s Nest, Volume XVIII, Number 2, June 2016.

“strawberry moon,” Modern Haiku, Volume 47.1, Winter–Spring 2016.

“walking to the well,” Project Milagro, December 2014.

“two hands,” tinywords, Issue 14.2, September 2014.

“full moon,” Berry Blue Haiku, Issue no. 4, March 2011.

“Watching on the Mountain,” “Doughnut Days,” “The Lesson of Knitting,” and “Apples,” Puddle Jump Quarterly, vol. 1, May 2007.

All the Wild Roots of Spring: Poems, MFA Thesis, Hollins University, 2008.

 

Awards

Touchstone Award for Individual Poems, 2021, The Haiku Foundation.

 

Trifolds, Bifolds, and Other Small Publications

Click on a title to download a PDF copy. Trifolds and bifolds should be printed double sided on a single page and then folded accordingly.  Enjoy!

flight lines. Trifold for the Haiku North America Conference, October 15–17, 2021.

 

Essays

“Mothers of Misselthwaite: Mothering Work and Space in The Secret Garden.” In Frances Hodgson Burnett’s The Secret Garden: A Children’s Classic at 100.  Edited by Jackie C. Horne and Joe Sutliff Sanders.  Scarecrow Press, 2011.

 

Book Reviews

For a brief period of time, I wrote reviews of children’s books for the Children’s Literature Comprehensive Database.  The reviews can be found on the CLCD Web site and through Barnes and Noble.