Poems Published Before 2016.


Three Poems - Duende (2015)
M A N I F E S TO for my homegirls - FemLit (2015)
Three Poems - Ty(poetic)us, (2015)
Two Poems - Drunken Boat, Union Folio (2015)
Three Micro Poems - The Offing (2015)
Little Pleasure - The Quotable (2015)
The Abyss - Sweet Wolverine Anthology (2015)
There Are So Many Poems For Black Boys - Radius Lit (2014)
The Muse - Kenning Journal (2014)
Two Poems - He(Art) Journal (2014)
All The Ways To Sing In Portuguese - The Feminist Wire (2014)
Ways To Fight For Life In Harlem - 2013 Hippocrates Prize Anthology (2013)
Two Poems - The Feminist Wire (2013)
Kissing - Chorus, Edited by Saul Williams, MTV Books (2012)
Two Poems - Trip City (2012)
The Advice (& essay on Yona Harvey) - The Operating System (2012) 
Kissing (Audio) - Litro Lit Mag Literary Mixtape (2012)
Zimbabwe - Kindling Magazine (2012)
Two Poems (Audio) - The Pedestal Magazine (2011)
Dear Roger - CulturePop (2010)
Intro: Op. 67 Instructions (Audio) - IndieFeed (2010)
Two Poems - Moments of the Soul: poems of meditation and mindfulness (2010)
Two Poems, The Literary Review (2009)
Three Poems - Spoken Word Almanac Anthology (2008)
Two Poems - His Rib: Stories, Essays and Prose by Women (2007)
Poem for Mazique - Gotpoetry.com 2007 Best Of Anthology (2007)
Before - The Oriel Literary Magazine (2008)


Articles & Essays Published Before 2016.

5 Ways Engaging Self Work Can Change the World - Cameron Diaz's The Body Book Blog (2015)
Ten Notes for Women on Social Media... - Cameron Diaz's The Body Book Blog (2015)
Five Ways Yoga Can Make Your Writing Practice Better - Mind Body Green (2015)
Five Daily Writing Practices That Expand Awareness - Cameron Diaz's The Body Book Blog (2015)
Six Uplifting Things You Can Say To Creatives With Day Jobs - Thought Catalog (2014)
On Turning Inward - RebelleSociety (2014)
Five Ways To Access Your Feminine Divide Through Your Sacral Chakra - Mind Body Green (2014)
Where The Grass Is Always Green(er) - Elephant Journal (2012)
Love In The Time of IBS - Pulp Nature (2012)
Collage & (De)Construction: Teaching Mickalene Thomas - The Operating System (2012)


Honors & Awards Before 2015.

Ja’Nai First Place Scholarship Winner
Winter Poetry and Prose Getaway (2014)

Scholarship Recipient and Acceptance
Juniper Summer Writing Institute (2014)

Scholarship Recipient and Acceptance
Wesleyan Writing Conference (2014)

The Cultural Center’s 2013 Poetry Competition
Judge: Cornelius Eady | Finalist (2013)

Summer Literary Seminars Poetry Contest
Fellowship Recipient (2011 & 2012)

OneWorld Poetry Competition Pan-African Literary Forum
First Place Fellowship Winner (2008)

Poets&Writers Sponsored Amy Awards
Semi-Finalist (2007, 2012, 2014)