They Called Her Star Dust

I often write about people we’ve lost to make sure they aren’t forgotten. New […]


Burning the midnight down to the sacrum, I can’t remember how it felt to create. […]

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est. 2012

Bird Lady

I have absolutely lost my mind and for sure it is never coming back. This year has made a wreck of us all I’m […]


Old grief gurgling in the drainis threatening to back up if we don’t dumpsomething carcinogenic on itsome tequilais mocking usto kill three birdswith one […]

Well-Oiled Rail Wheel-set

My latest poem Well-Oiled Rail Wheel-set received the honor of being chosen for the first iteration of literary coffee mugs printed and sold by […]

High Frequency Active Auroral Research Program

Published today by Inscape magazine, a short bit of flash fiction horror centered around one of my favorite little conspiracies, the High Frequency Active […]

Hardcover Edition of With Only

My poetry collection, With Only Which She Could Carry, is now available in hard cover! You can get a copy of this special edition […]


My new poem Romance can be found in the charity anthology Essential from UWA. Scroll down to read it, and then please consider picking […]

X Days Since the Gym Membership Lapsed

how much is in a number is an aggrandized revelation, it’s something but it’s not much. to sit with that number imagined as weights, […]

Holiday Season

  Full poem published in SPLASH available online, here.

Balloons Flying High

If courage is pushing back at the harrowing heartbeat pull I am a hair tugging lion in the path of a tornado I have […]

Labor Day on Lake Desquietude

I’m beholden by a scar that freckles for the reminder of the sun and such corporeal frailty markers of moments of change, stacking pebbles […]

Launch Pad

Bird by bird the sky is leaving. P. Lawler. The smile is a quick thing to catch in its departure always a sort of […]


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