News & Events

My blogs have been archived in favor of a newsletter (sign up here), but you can still view the old posts for Five Doors, Three Windows and Little Red Writing Desk.

I am delighted to be a part of the inaugural issue of Northern Appalachian Review published by Catamount Press, an imprint of Sunbury Press, Inc. You can find a copy here.


After ten years of participation with the Women of Appalachia Project/Women Speak series, I have taken a break to devote time to new writing projects. I will continue to support these amazing women, and I hope you will too. Click the link above for upcoming appearances.

‚ÄčBlasts from the Past:

The Ohioana Book Festival 2017:

The Athens Author Fair at the Athens, Ohio Public Library 2017:

The Poetry of Place Program at the Athens,Ohio Public Library 2016:

Poetry of Place 2016

Getting the Mail Book Launch Party, August 26, 2016 at The Maple Lawn Brewery in Pomeroy, Ohio:

Getting the Mail

My chapbook, Getting the Mail, was accepted by Finishing Line Press in Georgetown, Kentucky in November, 2015.

My friend, Sally Stanton, who graduated with me from the Solstice MFA Program of Pine Manor College in 2013 created the amazing cover art for my book.

I received my MFA in July of 2013 from the Solstice MFA Program of Pine Manor College in Chestnut Hill, MA