Close Red Water

Winner of the 2022 Barrow Street Book Prize, selected by Tina Chang, and forthcoming in October 2023 from Barrow Street Press. More information to come!

Poems Available Online

From Close Red Water

Signs,” Poetry Daily (reprinted from Fairy Tale Review’s Gold Issue)

Mt. Athos&Anne Lester,” New Ohio Review (online reprint with audio)

Driven Nail Cure,” Air/Light

Self-Portrait as Water Witcher (winner of the 2020 Graybeal-Gowen Prize for Virginia Poets), Shenandoah

We speak of a person as a body—,” The Cincinnati Review (issue sample)

Driving Directions,” On the Seawall

Saltern,” Sixth Finch

From ekphrastic manuscript in progress

Light Values,” Quarterly West Special Feature: Vanitas

“Half Length of a Girl Reading,” New South 14.2 (also in print)

High Plain,” Southeast Review (also in print)

Votive,” The Texas Review (online reprint)

Elegy for Oneida Creek,” The Yale Review Online Poem of the Week

Audio for Untitled Figure 1,” “Slip,” &Landscape with Guide,” New England Review (also in print)

Hemispheres,” American Literary Review

Nights of a Thousand Candles,” The Common Dispatches

Cinema Egyptian,” Northwest Review (online reprint)

Recent Poetry in Print

Willow Springs 91 · Southern Indiana Review 29.2 · South Carolina Review 55.1 · The Southern Poetry Anthology, Volume IX: Virginia (Texas Review Press, 2022) · North American Review 307.3 · Denver Quarterly 56.3 · Seneca Review 52.1 · AGNI 95