Recently Published Poems
Begging for Help
The Price of Prisons for Profit
My poems "Intersectionality", "Begging for Help", and "The Price of Prisons for Profit" appear in the second issue of Tiny Tim Literary Review, targeted at normalizing the narratives of those who have chronic illness and disabilities and humanizing medical professionals.
Where Have You Been?
"Where Have You Been?" about the January 21, 2017 Women's March on Washington, appears in Black Lives Have Always Mattered, a collection of essays, poems, and personal narratives edited by Abiodun Oyewole from 2Leaf Press. An imprint of Intercultural Alliance of Artists & Scholars, Inc. (IAAS), a New York-based nonprofit organization that promotes multicultural literature and literacy, 2Leaf Press challenges the status quo by publishing alternative fiction, non-fiction, poetry and bilingual works by activists, academics, poets and authors."
Tree Teachings
and Dogwood
My poems "Tree Teachings" and "Dogwood" are included in These Trees, a coffee table book by photographer Ruthie Rosauer. The book showcases more than 140 photographs of trees embellished with twenty five poems penned by twenty poets.