Amelia, Bogg, Cider Press Review, Concho River Review, Connecticut Review, Diner, Dogwood, Exit 13, The Gallatin Review, Global City Review, Grieve Writing Competition Anthology, Gulf Stream, Hawai’i Pacific Review, Hidden Oak, Illya’s Honey, The Literary Review, The Madison Review, Mississippi Review, Negative Capability, New Delta Review, New Zoo Poetry Review, Old Crow Review, The Sow’s Ear, Sierra Nevada College Review, Skidrow Penthouse, Slippery Elm, Slipstream, Spillway, Spoon River Poetry Review, Sulphur River Literary Review, Sunstone, Waywiser Press, Whiskey Island Magazine, and The William and Mary Review.


I won the Lifeline Award for my entry in the Hunter Writers Centre’s national 2018 Grieve Competition. You can read / listen to my poem, “The Skeleton”, at 50:31 (read by a volunteer).

How We Can Protect Women by Empowering Boys, shared on Scary Mommy, 24 July 2018.

I won the 2017 Barbara Mandigo Kelly Peace Poetry Award for “Manchester”. You can read it here.

Multi-colored rowboats at Rockport -- Nicole Melanson