Monday, January 06, 2014

Introducing the Hartskill Review

Hartskill Review, a new print poetry journal launching this April, is now accepting submissions! To read more about the magazine, including the submission guidelines, visit

Hartskill Review is edited by Joshua Hjalmer Lind and published by ThrewLine Books.

Thursday, January 02, 2014

Hold It Down: A top 40 poetry book of 2013

Thank you to Coldfront Magazine and the wonderful review Jeff Alessandrelli wrote of Hold It Down. Today Coldfront began to list their top 40 poetry books of 2013, and they've included Hold It Down at number 36. I'm honored to make the list and be included among a number of the books that I considered my favorites of 2013. Thanks!

Tuesday, December 03, 2013

Interview with Jamie Iredell

Writer extraordinaire Jamie Iredell recently spoke to me about his new book of essays, I Was a Fat Drunk Catholic School Insomniac, which I highly recommend. The interview is now up at Fanzine

Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Kansas City, MO; Lawrence, KS; and the University of Kansas

This weekend I am heading to Kansas City and Lawrence for some readings! I'm reading on Saturday, November 16th at 7pm at the Irving Amphitheater (4402 Oak Street) in Kansas City, MO with Scott Garson and TJ Jarrett. On Sunday, TJ and I will be reading at 5pm with Alexis Renee Smith in the Taproom Reading Series in Lawrence, KS at the Eighth Street Taproom (801 New Hampshire Street). And on Monday I will be visiting a class at the University of Kansas. If you're in this particular part of the world this weekend, I hope you can make it out to one of the events!

Thursday, October 31, 2013

This Friday and Saturday: Backbone Fest!

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I'm excited to be a part of Backbone Fest, a two-day music and culture festival highlighting talented and creative women across the Southeast! I'll be reading with Caroline Cox and Christina Lee at about 8:40 pm on Friday night. If you're in Atlanta, please come check it out. 

Tuesday, October 22, 2013

This Thursday!

"What's New in Poetry" hosts Farid Matuk, Sara Mumolo, Krystal Languell, and Jesse Lichtenstein this Thursday, October 24th at 8 pm at the Emory Bookstore.

Friday, October 18, 2013

All Glitter, Everything: An Interview

I recently interviewed Laura Relyea about her forthcoming Ke$ha-inspired chapbook, All Glitter, Everything. The interview is now live at Fanzine.