A few years ago, Jon Sands, Samantha Thornhill and I, as a project of Pop Up Poets, interviewed a handful of Brooklynites about (extra)ordinary moments of kindness they'd had bestowed upon them, or bestowed upon others, and invited poets to respond. Watch what happened through this moving process here.
My poem, The Visiting Room, was a finalist in Narrative Magazine's yearly contest. I'm thrilled to be published among their impressive archives! Read here.
A short interview with the Transformative Language Arts Network on poetry of witness, and what you might expect in the upcoming class. Read here.
How exciting to be honored with The Teacher-Writer Award from the English Department at City College for what I love to do!
Join me in this class through the Transformative Language Art network! Read more about it here.
A generous review of my book in San Quentin's impressive prison newspaper, written by Juan Haines, senior editor. Scroll to page 16!
Join me virtually for a 20 minute set of poems from Let It Die Hungry.
Proud to see (Re)Emergent Theatre profiled on the news with such a generous depiction of our work. Building community, sure have. Check the video!
A 700+ page book of resistance and power in the face of Trump's vision of America. This is an archive worth having on your shelves. I am lucky to have a poem in it's pages. Purchase here.