Publications & CV

Selected Poems

More Noble Truths and The Rules Now – The Humanist

Notes on Trauma from an Experienced Therapist – Rogue Agent, Issue 36

Elegy for the Inner Half of my L4/5 DiscRogue Agent, Issue 35

Hush, Child. Let the Forest do its Growing. and Prelude to the Wake – The Indianapolis Review, Issue 3

On the Occasion of a Bombing, I Just Can’t Bring Myself to Endorse Murder – The Hunger, Issue 1

A Woman has an Obligation to Keep her Legs Shaven – Pirene’s FountainVol. 10 Iss. 18

Experimentation by HalvesPretty Owl Poetry, Fall 2017

Homecoming – Glass: A Journal of Poetry, September 2017

= Agency – Dream Pop Journal, Issue 1

Fisher of Women – Glass: A Journal of Poetry, July 2017

First Date as Fantasy of Self-Invention – Twyckenham Notes, Issue 1

Made in China – The Humanist (July/August 2017 print magazine, and online)

Dream Man #5 – Rappahannock Review, Issue 4.1

Confessional Up the Staircase Quarterly, Issue 35

Make America Literal Again and The Privacy Rights of Individuals – Columbia Journal

Porcupine Denies His VulnerabilitiesWhale Road Review, Issue 4

Rebirth in Room 406Stirring: A Literary Collection, Issue 17:4


Snowstorms and Trigger Warningscahoodaloodaling, Issue 20

The Broet Problem: A Meditation on the Kelley/Quaint Controversy on The Sundress Blog


Indiana University South Bend Alumni Interview, April 2018

Voices of Deconversion Podcast #032

Rappahannock Review on “Dream Man #5”

Fill in the Blanks with Krista Cox on Put Words Together, Make Meaning (Donna Vorreyer)

Awards & Nominations




  • Best of the Net Nomination by cahoodaloodaling for “Snowstorms and Trigger Warnings
  • Indiana University South Bend English Department Excellence Award in Writing, awarded to one graduating English major each year
  • Lester M. Wolfson Student Writing Award in Poetry for “On Learning the Jorogumo has a Boyfriend While I Do Not”
  • 3rd place in Lester M. Wolfson Student Writing Awards in Poetry for “A Man Rapes a Girl and is Applauded”


Editing Experience

Associate Poetry Editor, Stirring: A Literary Collection, March 2016-present

Curator, The Wardrobe by Sundress Publications, January 2018

Associate Poetry Editor, Pittsburgh Poetry Review, December 2016-January 2018

Poetry Reader, Pittsburgh Poetry Review, September 2016-December 2016

Associate Poetry Editor, Indiana University South Bend’s Analecta literary journal, 2016

Guest editor, December 2015 issue of Stirring: A Literary Collection

Curator, June 2015 “Poem of the Week” at TheThe Poetry Blog

Associate Editor, Indiana University South Bend Undergraduate Research Journal of History, 2015