3/15/2019 -- "A Mother's Dream (on the Eve of Her Son's First Day in Eleventh Grade)" will be published in the coming weeks by Spectrum Literary Journal (University of California at Santa Barbara's College of Creative Studies).

2/28/2019 -- "Squirrel Hill Tunnel" will be published in an upcoming edition of Toronto's White Wall Review.White Wall Review

2/3/2019 -- "From a Western Woman to a Middle Eastern One" will be published in Universal Oneness: An Anthology of Magnum Opus Poems from around the World’ (360 poems by 360 poets from 60 Countries) to be published by Authorspress, New Delhi, India

01/06/2019 -- "A Portrait of Your Boy And Mine" was published in the winter edition of Mothers Always Write. The journal was unable to use this image which was the inspiration for the poem. 

12/29/2018 -- One of my favorite recent poems, "Ode to the House Dress" will be published in an upcoming winter publication by Lily Poetry Review.

12/17/2018 -- "I Want to Ask..." will be published in the Spring 2019 issue of Metonym Literary Journal published by William Jessup University.

9/27/2018 -- Coming Soon: "The Refugee's Ode to Yet" will be published in the upcoming anthology, The Larger Geometrypublished by San Antonio peaceCENTER Press.

8/28/2018 -- Thanks to About Place Journal for accepting "Zaynab in the Community College Writing Lab" for publication in their October/November issue. 

8/24/2018 -- I am happy to have heard today that "She Met a Guy" was published by The Stirling Spoon

A recent poem inspired by Charles Bukowski was published by Ramingo's Porch: (May, 2018).


I am honored that "Haunting the Audubon," my poem with a Malcolm X theme, has been published in an Afro-Futurism Anthology edited by Dr. Scott Williams and published by The Writer's Den.

My poems have been published by Crack the Spine, Every Writer Magazine, The Buffalo News, the above publications, and The Healing Muse. 

NEW! 2017 Chapbook: The Stoppies

New Chapbook (2017). $10 + $2 S&H. Thirty poems written mostly between 2012 and 2015.

New Chapbook (2017). $10 + $2 S&H. Thirty poems written mostly between 2012 and 2015.

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