Publications


NEW & FORTHCOMING:

  • What Runs Over forthcoming, YesYes Books, 2017!
    • Winner of the 2016 Pamet River Prize
  • “Fourth of July and Trans on the Brooklyn Side” re-anthologized and forthcoming, Bettering American Poetry, 2017
  • “on wanting top surgery in the fascist regime” forthcoming, Platypus Press, A Portrait in Blues, Anthology, 2017
  • “Another Father Raises a Trans Faggot on a Bible of Christian Rock Ballads” forthcoming, Platypus Press, A Portrait in Blues, Anthology, 2017
  • “a limbo moon above // you will fall in limbo love” forthcoming, Sixth Finch, 2017
  • “My mother believes in my marriage and this shows me her heart can forgive even years spent dancing alone” forthcoming, Adroit, 2017
    • Winner of the 2017 Britany Noakes Poetry Award
  • “Someday I’ll Love Myself See Through” forthcoming, Radar Poetry, 2017
  • “Poem in Which I Dream Share with my Future Husband-Wife” forthcoming, Radar Poetry, 2017
  • “I collect antique photographs: tin” forthcoming, Connotation Press, 2017
  • “In early Autumn I’d fire up” forthcoming, Connotation Press, 2017
  • “When we got our first mountain” forthcoming, Connotation Press, 2017
  • “If you live on top” forthcoming, Connotation Press, 2017
  • “Our Root System is a Tangle of Pipecleaners (or, being your man has made me one)” forthcoming, Pittsburgh Poetry Review, 2017
  • “When Cleopatra Comes Back from the Dead She Asks Me to Explain Kink, Love, and my Transgender Body” forthcoming, Pittsburgh Poetry Review, 2017
  • “The Dock the Last Thing Seen Before Sinking” forthcoming, Pittsburgh Poetry Review, 2017
  • “When I Transition will I Lose my Taste for the Storm?” forthcoming, Pittsburgh Poetry Review, 2017
  • “My Chest as Monsoon” forthcoming, Nat. Brut, 2017
  • “The way we are always falling (or the mathematics of violence)” forthcoming, Gigantic Sequins, 2017
  • “When the domme shows love” forthcoming, Gigantic Sequins, 2017
  • “When Vesuvius Erupts Again I’ll Cool my Tongue in the Mediterranean (or, I think our bodies are both molten and molting)” forthcoming, Cream City Review, 2017
  • “Love poem written for the last swampland (or, global warming makes us fuck desperately)” forthcoming, Cream City Review, 2017
  • “if the water weren’t so deep, Narcissus might not have drowned” forthcoming, Sonora Review, 2017
  • My Body is Constantly Conjuring a Tempest (or, weighing the pros and cons of attending my high school reunion)” Blueshift Journal, 2017
  • If Juliet and Juliet change their names to Romeo and Romeo does everyone still die? (Or the theory of opposites is best explained by a mirror)” Boaat Press, 2017
  • I imagine Juliet and Snow White would make a beautiful couple and I would watch them kiss without a question (or, being awake makes it much easier to realize yourself)” Boaat Press, 2017
  • “Making the Desert Wet” RHINO, 2017
  • This House is ObviousAdroit, 2017
  • teethSmoking Glue Gun, 2017
  •  “Sisters in the DHR” Smoking Glue Gun, 2017

POETRY:

PROSE:

  • “As I Like It” New Orleans Review, 2016
  • “dancing in the colosseum” Permafrost, 2016
    • Nominated for 2016 Pushcart Prize
  • Spotlighting” Milk Journal, 2016
  • Attempting to Teach in a Desert” The Boiler, 2015
    • Finalist in the 2015 Flash Essay Contest
  • Learning to Love a Phish HeadQueen Mobs Tea House, 2015
  • “Things that Run” Dogwood: A Journal of Poetry and Prose, 2015
    • Finalist in the 2015 Contest
  • Without Mirrors” Spelk, 2015
  • InversionVela Magazine, 2014
    • Winner of 2014 Non-Fiction Contest
  • “When we Name our Birds” Toad Suck Review, 2014
  • A Quilt-like Maze” Gravel, 2014
  • Garter” Storm Cellar, 2014
  • A Lesson Plan” 100 Word Story, 2013