News & Events


Visiting Assistant Professor of English, Ohio Wesleyan University, August 2022
Work featured on WKZE and Poetry Project Marathon, New Year’s Eve/Day 2021/2022
Selected as a nonfiction mentor in AWP’s Writer to Writer program, fall 2021
Interview: Book Stew, WCTV, Wilmington, Massachusetts, September 2020
Selected as a poetry mentor in AWP’s Writer to Writer program, fall 2019
WKZE features poems from Seed on air, late summer/early fall 2019
reviewed on Lambda Literary, May 2018
reviewed on The Coil, January 2018
named to The Coil‘s “Best Books of 2017” at Medium, December 2017
Article: The Quadrangle, Manhattan College, November 2017
Interview: Writers Project, SUNY Adirondack, November 2017
Interview: “There Must Have Been Words Once,” Newfound, October 2017
(excerpted on Lambda Literary, October 2017)
Seed listed on Small Press Distribution’s “SPD Recommends,” September 2017


Wednesday, November 2, 2022 6:00pm
Reading and Q&A
Washington & Jefferson College, Washington, Pennsylvania

Wednesday, October 19, 2022 4:00pmBeeghly_Library
Reading and Q&A
Beeghly Library, Ohio Wesleyan University, Delaware, Ohio

Thursday, February 18, 2021 7:30pm
Reading and Q&A, live-streamed (available on YouTube)
Center for Literary Arts, Frostburg State University, Frostburg, Maryland

Wednesday, October 21, 2020 11:30am
Reading and Discussion, BHSEC Queens Speaker Series
Bard High School Early College Queens (online)

Sunday, October 11, 2020 3:00pmIMG_0450
Poetry/Spoken Word Open Mic
The Starlite Motel, 5938 US Route 209, Kerhonkson, New York

Tuesday, March 10, 2020 7:00pm
LitNight Reading Series
Chocolate Secrets, 3926 Oak Lawn Avenue, Dallas, Texas

Sunday, December 8, 2019 5:00pm
Showing Up…for the Holi-Daze
Buunni Coffee, 4961 Broadway, Inwood, Manhattan

Wednesday, December 11th, 2019 8:00pm78548413_10216909333099624_8189555606068133888_o
Poor Mouth Poetry 10th Anniversary Reading
with Timothy Donnelly
An Beal Bocht Cafe, 445 West 238th Street, Bronx

Sunday, September 15, 2019 3:00pm
Razor Blade Readings
with Naomi Raquel Enright
Tannat Wine & Cheese, 4736 Broadway @ Thayer, Manhattan

Thursday, July 4, 2019 4:30pm
Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, Massachusetts

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Poetry/Cabaret: PROUD
The Green Room 42, inside Yotel, 570 10th Ave, 4th fl, New York

Thursday, March 28, 2019
32Poems_Fall2018_MECH_110818with 32 Poems and Quarterly West
2019 AWP Conference
The Slide Inn, 2348 SE Ankeny, Portland, Oregon

Thursday, August 9, 2018 4:30pm
3rd Annual Poetry Festival
Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, Massachusetts

Texas mini-tour
TXThursday, May 31, 2018 5-7pm
The Twig Book Shop
306 Pearl Pkwy #106, San Antonio

Friday, June 8, 2018 7-9pm
Deep Vellum Books
3000 Commerce Street, Dallas

Wed-Thursday, April 11-12, 2018
Poetry Month Lecture, Reading & Discussion, Thesis Review
Roger Williams University, Bristol, Rhode Island

Tuesday, March 20, 2018, 5pmlogo sq
with Tess Taylor
Patrick Hayes Writer’s Series
The College of William & Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia

Saturday, February 3, 2018, 2pm
with Janlori Goldman and Ana C. H. Silva
Olive Free Library, West Shokan, New York

Wednesday, January 31, 2018, 5pm
Reading & Discussion
Amherst College, Amherst, Massachusetts

Thursday, November 9, 2017, 6:30pm220th_sm_ZISZ88nPmA
Major Author Reading Series
Manhattan College, Bronx

Wednesday, November 8, 2017, 12:30pm
Writers Project Series
SUNY Adirondack, Queensbury, New York

Monday, October 30, 2017, 7-9pm
KGB: Monday Night PoetryKGB
with sam sax
KGB Bar, Manhattan

Friday, September 8, 2017, 7pm
Pete’s Big Salmon
with Chuck Carlise and Martha Rhodes
Pete’s Candy Store, Brooklyn

Saturday, August 5, 2017, 4pm
with Regie Cabico, Marlena Chertock, & Tommy Pico
Outwrite | The DC Center, Washington, DC

Friday, July 28, 2017, 9amsewanee
Fellows Reading
with Paulette Boudreaux and Julie Funderburk
Sewanee Writers’ Conference, Sewanee, Tennessee

Wednesday, July 5, 2017, 7pm
Caffè Lena Poetry
with Richard Hoffman and open mic
Caffè Lena, Saratoga Springs, New York

Wednesday, June 21, 2017, 7-8:30pmevent flyer_BGSQD
Categorically Queer
with Lauren Clark & Jerome Murphy
BGSQD @ The Center, Manhattan

Sunday, June 11, 2017, 3pm
Joaquin Miller Poetry Series
Rock Creek Nature Center, Washington, DC

Tuesday, May 23, 2017, 7-8:30pmevent flyer
Bryant Park Reading Room
with David Groff, Walter Holland, and Sam Sax
Bryant Park, Manhattan

Wednesday, May 10, 2017, 8:00pm
Poor Mouth Writers’ Night
An Beal Bocht, Bronx

Saturday, April 29, 2017, 3-5pm
Berl’s Brooklyn Poetry Shop
with Annik Adey-Babinski, Juliet Escoria, Precious Okoyomon, & Cecilia Pavón
Berl’s Brooklyn Poetry Shop, Brooklyn

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Seed: NYC Book Launch
with Iain Haley Pollock and
musical guest Rebecca Hart
Poets House, Manhattan

2017 AWP Conference, Washington, DC
Friday, February 10, 6-8pm
OutWrite Reading, East City Bookshop
Thursday, February 9, 2-3pm
Book Signing, Washington Convention Center
Wednesday, February 8, 6-8pm
The Word Works Authors, Walls of Books