The Fawn Abyss Reviewed!

The Fawn Abyss garnered a positive review in the new August edition of the Washington Independent Review of Books! Reviewer Grace Cavalieri wrote, “There’s a measured authority in every line; and when he talks about the present time there’s a cellular reality, touched with hope, saying what must not be lost.” You can read the full review… Continue reading The Fawn Abyss Reviewed!

Featured Poet at Verse Daily Today!

I’m delighted and grateful that the editors of Verse Daily chose “Against Elegy” (which appears in my new book The Fawn Abyss) as today’s featured poem on their site.

Catafalque Wins 2017 Richard Wilbur Award!

I’m excited and honored to share the news that my third poetry collection, Catafalque, has won the 2017 Richard Wilbur Award and will be published by the University of Evansville Press later this winter!

The Fawn Abyss Now Available!

My second poetry collection, The Fawn Abyss, is now available online from Salmon Poetry! The book is also available from Amazon, where pre-orders and new purchases should ship by the end of March.

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The Fawn Abyss Debuts at AWP!

I’m delighted that my second poetry collection, The Fawn Abyss, will debut at this year’s AWP conference in Washington, D.C. from February 8th – 11th. The book will be available at the Salmon Poetry booth (#509) throughout the conference, where I’ll have a book signing from 2:30-4:00 p.m. on Friday, February 10th. I’ll also be reading… Continue reading The Fawn Abyss Debuts at AWP!

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Distinguished Mention from Tupelo Press

Though it wasn’t ultimately selected, I’m honored that Catafalque, my third book manuscript, just earned a distinguished mention from Tupelo Press in last summer’s open reading period.

New Manuscript Is Semi-Finalist for The Tenth Gate Prize

Though it wasn’t ultimately selected, I’m honored that Catafalque, my third book manuscript, was named a semi-finalist for The Word Works’ Tenth Gate Prize. Congrats to winner Roger Sedarat and all of the other finalists and semi-finalists.

Interview with The William & Mary Review

The editors of The William & Mary Review were kind enough to interview me recently about my book Plash & Levitation. I’ll be reading at William & Mary this Friday, April 22nd. Event details can be found here.

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The Fawn Abyss Now Available for Pre-Order

I’m delighted to announce that my poetry collection The Fawn Abyss will be published later this year by Salmon Poetry and is now available for pre-order on Amazon. You can learn more about the book here.