Happy Saturday! Let’s finish the month strong with some poems by some fantastic Black poets. Today’s poem is “Eve Remembering” by Toni Morrison.… Read More Let’s Finish February Strong: Poem by Toni Morrison
Happy News! I’m pleased to announce my poetry review of Angela Voras-Hills’ LOUDER BIRDS from Pleiades Press, 2020, is now live at Green Mountains Review!… Read More My Review of Angela Voras-Hills’ LOUDER BIRDS is Now Live at Green Mountains Review!
Happy Thursday, friends! Coming at you late is our Writer Tip “Wednesday”: Overcoming Impostor Syndrome! You can do this, and you should do this, because you want to write for a reason. Keep going. … Read More Writer Tip Thursday: Say “Goodbye” to Impostor Syndrome. You Want to Write for a Reason.
I’m getting ALL the Jewel vibes from this news that Grammy-nominated musician Halsey has a poetry collection coming out this September. … Read More I’m Getting All the Jewel-Vibes from This News that Halsey’s First Poetry Collection Is Coming This September.
Happy Wednesday! For this week’s Writer Tip, I’ll be talking about our readerships and how we can nurture them through our content. Enjoy! … Read More Writer Tip Wednesday: What Should We Share with Our Readership?
Happy Friday, friends! Here’s a new poem of mine, based on Sylvia Plath’s “Little Fugue.” Enjoy!… Read More New Poem: A Seagull Makes A Lone Call, Off-Course (after Sylvia Plath)
Happy late Wednesday night, all! Close to midnight, here is a new poem of mine, influenced by Sylvia Plath’s “Blackberrying” and the act of social distancing. Enjoy!… Read More New Poem: In The Morning, Where I Walk (after Sylvia Plath)
Happy Monday, all! Here’s a new poem, by me, about social distancing and the ongoing pandemic, while trying to find new beauty in the world. Enjoy.… Read More A New Poem: Social Distancing & What’s Left Of It—
Happy Tuesday. In memory of Ralph Angel tonight, here are several of his poems from his collection, YOUR MOON, from New Issues Poetry and Prose. Enjoy. … Read More Poem of the Day & Remembering Ralph Angel
Happy Monday, friends! In an effort to share a little beauty during these difficult times, I’m bringing back my Poem of the Day series. Today: Jennifer Jackson Berry’s “I Lost Our Baby.” Enjoy.… Read More The Coronavirus & A Poem of the Day: Jennifer Jackson Berry
Welcome to AWP 2020 week in San Antonio, Texas! Though I won’t be able to attend, I wanted to share my favorite tips and tricks for navigating the conference successfully, and my recommendations for this year’s top panels, readings, and new book releases. Enjoy! #AWP #AWP2020… Read More AWP Is This Week! Here’s How To Make The Most Of It.
TGIF, friends! I hope you had a wonderful week! This week, I had the pleasure of writing in entertainment and reflecting on my poetry, in addition to my usual trending pieces. Enjoy! … Read More It’s the “Almost Halloween” Friday Round-Up!