Essays, Articles & Reviews


Quynh dreams of sharks.


Praying By Ear at The Sunlight Press

The Caregiver Strain Index at Oregon Humanities

The Small Contribution of My Voice at The Sunlight Press

How to Write a Poetry Newsletter at Trish Hopkinson’s blog

My Favorite Rejections at the Brevity Blog

Social Distancing at Critical Read

Madness, Fire and Rain at Escape Into Life

Zucchini Bread at The Sunlight Press

Wings of Desire is a Poetry Film at Moving Poems

Mizuko Kuyo: Japan’s Powerful Pregnancy Loss Ritual at Modern Loss 

Make Something Happen: Museums as Inspiration at Cerise Press

When It Feels Like a Dream: Two Poems By Denise Levertov at Cerise Press

Thistle in the Garden: Polish-American Poet Laura Ulewicz at Writing the Polish Diaspora


Eye to Eye: How Dogs are Helping Researchers Cure Color Blindness, at The Bark

The Most Dangerous Animal in the Forest, a camping adventure at Sweatpants & Coffee

Rediscovering Childhood: A review of Poetry Crossing at Poetry Flash

First Book Publication: Keep at it and you will succeed, a blog post at Trish Hopkinson’s blog, The Selfish Poet

The Third Form, a Column About Video Poetry at Connotation Press (over 20 articles)

Creativity Brews at Zebra Poetry Film Festival at The Pedestal Magazine


At The Georgia Review

Valentine Ackland: A Transgressive Life

At Sugar House Review

Tidal Wave

At PRISM International

The Drowning House

At The Pedestal



Escape Envy

Those Who Keep Arriving

If it Heals At All

A Kinship with Ash

The Truth About Our American Births


Zen Amen

Her Heartsongs

My Dark Horses


At Cider Press

Prime Meridian

Illusion of an Overwhelm

At Connotation Press

Chinoiserie by Karen Rigby

At Cerise Press

Midnight Lantern: New and Selected Poems by Tess Gallagher

Invisible Strings by Jim Moore

Here Be Monsters by Colin Cheney

If I Were Another: Poems by Mahmoud Darwish

The Art of Syntax by Ellen Bryant Voigt

At Rattle

How to Make a Bird with Two Hands by Mike White

The Darkened Temple by Mari L’Esperance

At Savvy Verse & Wit

Canyon in the Body by Lan Lan, trans. By Fiona Sze-Lorrain

Every Seed of the Pomegranate by David Sullivan

At Main Street Rag

Voyeur By Rich Murphy (PDF)

At Caesura

Savage Machinery by Karen Rigby (PDF)