Publications: Prose, poetry, photography

Awards & Nominations:

Featured Poet, The Blue Nib (March 5th, 2018)

Pushcart Prize nominee 2017 (December 2017)
I was nominated by The Wire’s Dream for my poem, “North Providence Deli.”

Poetry London Poetry Contest 2015 (Honourable Mention)
For my poem, “Newport.”

Best of the Net 2013 (nominee)
For my poem, “Trillium.”

Stories (Books):

42 Stories Anthology (Forthcoming 2020)
Will feature my story “Paul Bunyan.”

Stories of The Nature of Cities 2099 (July 2019)
Features my story “Detroit 2099: B-Boys and Poppers Antique Break Fest”

Microfiction & Short Stories:

The Kurt Vonnegut Museum & Library, So It Goes Literary Journal (November 2020)
Will feature my story, “Iowa.”

Lethe Magazine (March 2020)
Features my story “The umbrella.”

365 Tomorrows (February 15th, 2020)
Features my story, “Wolf planet.”

On the Seawall (January 21st, 2020)
Features my flash story “The vibraphone of God.”

365 Tomorrows (January 9th, 2020)
Features my story “Franco’s cigars.”

Literary Orphans (December 31st, 2019)
Features my story “Fantasy.”

Apricity Magazine (December 22nd, 2019)
Features my flash fiction, “Belonging.”

Red Fez, No. 130 (December 13th, 2020)
Features my story “Another month at least.”

365 Tomorrows (October 13th, 2019)
Features my story, “People of Earth.”

Bewildering Stories (September 2019)
Features my piece, “The reason I hate my body.”

Every Writer Magazine (July 19th, 2019)
Features my flash fiction story, “The chicory kid.”

365 Tomorrows (July 12th, 2019)
Features my story, “The castle in the air.”

Former People Journal (June 23rd, 2019)
Features my pieces “The reason I hate my body” and “My usual.”

The Blue Nib, No. 38 (June 16th, 2019)
Features my story “Hopper.”

Mosh Lit (June 11th, 2019)
Features my story “Play pioneer.”

Unlikely Stories (June 5 & 6, 2019)
Features my stories “No trumps to play,” and “Hard truths.”

Microfiction Mondays (March 4th, 2019)
Features my piece “Elephants and Dolphins.”


“The Write Life” at The Blue Nib Magazine (July 9th, 2020)
Features my memoir, “My grandfather the ballplayer.”

Poetry (Anthologies):

The Blue Hour Anthology No. 4 (Summer 2018)
My poems “Walk on by,” “Baptismal” and “Given name” appear in Anthology 4.

The Blue Nib Anthology No. 1 (March 2018)
I was selected by the editors of The Blue Nib for their “Best of 2017” Anthology.

The Wild Word Anthology (December 2017)
Features my poem “Socialism’s coming,” which was originally published by The Wild Word in August 2017.

Dove Tales “Nature” Literary Anthology (May 2015)
The anthology featured my poems “Burns at every step,” Myrrh” and “Turtles.”

Proost Poetry Anthology, “Learning to Love” (August 2014)
The U.K. Anthology features my poems “Used to believe” and “I am fired.”

The Blue Hour Anthology (March 2013)
My poetry is featured in  The Blue Hour Anthologies Vol. 1, 2 & 3.

Poetry (Magazines):

Chiron Review (Forthcoming, Fall 2020)
Will feature my poem “Wolf.”

Ginosko Literary Journal (Forthcoming, August 2020)
Will feature my poems, “Dr. Salk,” “A new chord,” “Affinity,” “Zoo Civics,” “A far cry.”

The Journal of Expressive Writing (Forthcoming, July 2020)
Will feature my poem, “Walk on water.”

Dissident Voice (July 26th, 2020)
Features my poem, “The bridge.”

Literary Orphans (July 8th, 2020)
Features my poems, “Work song in Akron & Mr. Terkel,” “Blonde Street,” and “Dilla.”

New Verse News (July 6th, 2020)
Features my poem, “Walking dead.”

Wilderness House Literary Review (July 2020)
Features my poems, “Magpie,” “As the crow flies,” and “Ages.”

Isacoustic (June 20th, 2020)
Features my poems “Salton” and “Aral.”

Muddy River Poetry Review, No. 22 (May 2020)
Features my poems, “The sky” and “Highway 1.”

Right-Hand Pointing, No. 138 (April 29th, 2020)
Features my poems, “Keren” and “Paper cranes.”

Unlikely Stories (April 27th, 2020)
Features my poem, “The F Word.”

Anti-Heroin Chic (April 17th, 2020)
Features my poem, “Pony.”

The Blue Nib, No. 41 (April 16th, 2020)
Features my poem, “Our Father.”

Rat’s Ass Review (April 11th, 2020)
Features my poem, “Trickster.”

Mobius: The Journal of Social Change (March 2020)
My poem, “Three Wise Men” appears in Volume 31, No. 1.

Dissident Voice (February 16th, 2020)
Features my poem, “Ralph Nader’s America.”

New Verse News (February 10th, 2020)
Features my poem, “The Senate is dead.”

Apricity Magazine (December 22nd, 2019)
Features my poem, “Blood Wolf Moon.”

Unlikely Stories (December 16th, 2019)
Features my pieces “Pink Tax,” “Turntable platform,” and “Dodo kin.”

Bewildering Stories (December 9th, 2020)
Features my prose poem “The ten plagues.”

The New Verse News (December 6th, 2019)
Features my poem, “Dear Senator. Bolivia.”

Poetry Pacific (November 2019)
Features my poem “The fish in the wind.”

Alien Buddha Zine (Forthcoming, 2020)
Will feature my poem “1 World Trade Center” in the 9/11 themed issue.

Word Fountain (September 2019)
Features my poem “Clemente.”

Credo Espoir, No. 4 (July 2019)
Features my poem “Tree of my eye.”

Unlikely Stories (June 6th, 2019)
Features my poems “The email I sent a Washington Post journalist about her ‘take’ on Julian Assange” and “Territorio libre.”

Total Eclipse Pittsburgh (May 2019)
Features my poems “Timshel” and “Winter’s shoes.”

Verse of Silence, Issue 1, Vol. 2 (May 2nd, 2019)
Features my poem “be like Brahma.”

Writers Resist (April 18th, 2019)
Features my poems “Interiors” and “Cotton Mather Exchange.”

Cajun Mutt Press (March 8th, 2019)
Features my poem “Apollo, Head of Creative”

As It Ought To Be Magazine (February & April 2019)
Features my poems “Plus 10” and “Frontiers are frontiers but once.”

KYSO Flash (February 25th, 2019)
Features my poem “Something illegal.”

Derelict Magazine (February 14th, 2019)
Features my poems “Torrent” and “Don’t Walk.”

The Conclusion Magazine (February 10th, 2019)
Features my poem “The kingdom.”

Red River Review (February 1st, 2019)
Features my poem “The International(e).”

Eunoia Review (February 9th, 2019)
Features my poem “I don’t dream (of American royalty).”

Bravearts Africa Magazine (January 20th & 24th, 2019)
Featured my poems “Shining cities of the mind” and “Pink and blue pegs.”

Poets Reading The News (January 13th, 2019)
Featured my poem “1 World Trade Center.”

Unlikely Stories (January 17th, 2019)
Featured my poems “Pittsburgh,” “Coyotes,” and “First snow.”

The Wire’s Dream No. 4 (December 31st, 2018)
Featured my poems “Jeremiah’s Jeremiad,” “Tribunes” and “American promises.”

Eunoia Review (December 28th, 2018)
Featured my poem “Terminal Tower.”

vox poëtica (December 26th, 2018)
Featured my poem “Catch and release.”

Rat’s Ass Review, Winter Edition 2018/2019 (December 15th, 2018)
Featured my poem “Lady Lustitia.”

vox poëtica (Oct. 27, 2018)
Featured my poem “Boom!”

The Blue Nib (September 16th, 2018)
Features my poems “Timepieces” and “You can take my water.”

New Reader Magazine (September 2018)
Will feature my poems “The Boss,” “Postgraduate Blues,” “Northern Seasons,” and “Brown Recluse”

Credo Espoir (August 1st, 2018)
“A star observed,” “Aborning,” “Borrow my tears,” and “likened it unto Eve” appear in Issue No. 2 of Credo Espoir.

Runcible Spoon (June 2018)
Features my poems “The people” and “Fela’s torso.” &

Unlikely Stories (July 1st, 2018)
Features my poems “Dowry,” “Noble savage,” and “Blow it out your blowhole.”

Landlocked Lyres, No. 1 (June 29th, 2018)
Features my poems “City on the hill,” “Mr. and Mrs. Bridge,” “Walk on by,” and “Warren Avenue.”

The Wild Word (June 2018)
Features my poems “Springtime in Washington” and “Give a poor man a fish.”

Mojave River Review (June 2018)
Features my poem “Fish fry.” (pp. 167)

Spectrum Review (March 2018)
Features my poem “A new birth of freedom.”

The Blue Nib, No. 24 (March 5th, 2018)
My poems “The Senator out on Woodward,” “Needed repose,” “Kaddish” and “Charlottesville” appear in No. 24, for which I was the featured poet.

Rat’s Ass Review (Summer, 2018)
My poem “Endings” appears on the website and in the print and ebook forms of the Summer 2018 edition.

The Wire’s Dream No. 3 (January 2018)
My poems “North Providence Deli,” “Scenes from my father’s Rhode Island” and “Ladies Auxiliary” are featured in The Black Lion. “North Providence Deli” has been nominated for the Pushcart Prize in Poetry.

Chiron Review, No. 119 (January 2018)
“Ooh Rah” is featured in The Gods Hate Kansas edition of Chiron Review.

Favorites from the first six months of The Blue Nib (December 18th, 2017)
My poem, “Two hats” was included in this special retrospective. My poem is #16.

The Blue Nib, No. 16 (November 12th, 2017))
My poems “Two hats,” “Autonomic” and “Shangri-La” appear in the next edition of The Blue Nib.

The Blue Nib, No. 13 (October 3rd, 2017):
“Message from Bongo Brown” is featured in the October 3rd edition of The Blue Nib.

I-70 Review (November 2017)
“Fruit Seller Woman” is featured in the 2017 edition of I-70 Review.

The Wild Word (August 2017)
“Socialism’s Coming” appears in No. 18, the All For One issue.

Ariel Chart (August 2017)
“Shrewsbury Street” appears in the August 2017 edition.

vox poëtica (July 2017)
“I’m looking for a girl” was published.

vox poëtica (June 2017)
“Fishes and loaves” appeared in June.

Word Fountain (May 2017)
“Fold’s Point” appears in Word Fountain No. 3.

Muddy River Poetry Review (May 2017)
“Fordism” and “Carl Sandburg showed me” appear in the Spring Edition of Muddy River Poetry Review.

vox poëtica (January 2017)
“Guns” appeared in the January 27th edition of Vox Poetic.

Morel Magazine (January 2017)
“Torrent” and “Don’t Walk” appeared in Morel online.

Rizal Journal, No. 1 (December 2016)
My poems “Mbira,” “Ruinenwert” and “I love cities” appear in the first edition of Rizal Journal.

Word Fountain, No. 1 (June 2016)
My poem “The neighborhood is still alive” appears in Word Fountain‘s inaugural edition.

The Hopper, No. 2 (May 2016)
My poem “Newport” appears in Greenzine Issue No. 2 .

Nomadic Press, (April 2016)
My poems “O’Keefe,” “Curly Haired Kid” and “Winter Walnut” are featured in Issue 13 entitled Sate.

Eunoia Review (January 2016)
My poem “Diego” appeared in the Eunoia Review.

EgoPhobia, Issues 43 & 44 (June & October, 2015)
My poems “Hotel Dum,” “Olympiastadion,” “J. Strauss’ Waltz,” “Vitamin Sales” and “Oświęcim” appeared in back-to-back issues of this Romanian journal.

Eunoia Review (July 2015)
“I Heard the Football Game” appeared in July.

Writing for Peace, DoveTales “Nature” (May 1st, 2015)
Featured my poems “Turtles,” “Burns at every step,” and “Myrrh”

Jewish Literary Journal, No. 23 (May 2015)
Featured my poem “Ayin.”

Green Writers Press, Greenzine No. 1 (April 2015)
The magazine featured my poems “Industrious Fingers” and “As It Melts.”

The Blue Hour Magazine (January 2015)
My poems “Calories of Burden,” “Hooper’s Master,” “This is my experience” appeared on January 14th, 2015.

Up the Staircase Quarterly, No. 26 (August 2014)
Featured my poem “Clementines from Morocco.”

Blueprint Magazine, Wilfrid Laurier University (March 2014)
My poem “Osprey and Cod” appears in Blueprint Magazine Vol. 13, Issue 7, The Wildlife Issue.

Electric Windmill Press, No. 9 (Spring 2014)
My poem “Stopping for Coffee” appeared in Issue No. 9.

Poetry Pacific (February 2014)
My poem: “Angels” appears in the Winter edition of Poetry Pacific.

Futures Trading Lit (January 2014)
My poem “Sabbath” appears in the January 2014 edition of Futures Trading Lit.

The Second Hump Volume IV (October 2013)
My poem “Charon’s Obal” was selected to appear in The Second Hump Volume IV anthology.

Sassafras Literary Magazine (November 25th, 2013)
Features my poems “The Conversation” and “The Moon.”

The Blue Hour Magazine, (October 2013)
My poem “Stream’s Maraud” appeared at The Blue Hour Magazine on October 13th, 2013.

The Camel Saloon, (September 2013)
My poem “Charon’s Obal” appeared at The Camel Saloon on September 22nd, 2013.

The Blue Hour Magazine, (July 2013)
My poem “Sleep” appeared at The Blue Hour Magazine on July 9th, 2013.

Wilderness House Literary Review (July 2013)
Three of my poems –“Iris,” “Among Birds in the Water” and “Leaves A Lament”-  appear in the Summer edition of the Wilderness House Literary Review which was published July 1st, 2013.

Northern Cardinal Review (June 2013)
Featured my poem “you are a snake.”

The Second Hump Volume III (May 2013)
My poem “Stalking Horses” was selected to appear in The Second Hump Volume III anthology.

vox poëtica (April 2013)
My poem, “The Way of Bear” was featured as the poem of the day in “Words to linger on” at Vox Poetica, April 4th, 2013.

Lake: A Journal of Arts and Environment, the University of British Columbia at Okanagan (April 2013)
Two of my poems are included in Issue #8: “The Ocean Has White Hands” and “Serotiny.”

The Blue Hour Magazine, (Winter/Spring 2013)
Four poems of mine are featured at The Blue Hour: “September 2001, Worcester, Massachusetts” (12/8/2012); “We Meet After Dark” (1/10/2013); “A Memory Forms” (2/7/2013); “Trillium” (5/21/2013). “A Memory Forms” appears in printed form in Issue # 1 (March 2013).

The Camel Saloon, 
Four of my poems appeared at The Camel Saloon: “Towhead” (1/24/2013); “Grey September” (1/27/2013); “A Day Later” (2/21/2013); “Stalking Horses” (4/28/2013).


Barren Magazine (January 2020)
Features my “Sight” series.

Floyd County Moonshine (January 2020)
Will feature my Haldimand County, Ontario farm series.

The Courtship of Winds (January 2019)
Features two of my “Early Spring” series, taken in Washington D.C.

Ottawa Arts Review (June 2019)
Will feature my photo series “Walnuts in the Village.”

Bold + Italic (June 2019)
Features my photo series “Equinox.”

Alien Buddha Press (May 2019)
Features four of my photographs from my “Street Level” series.

Front Porch Review (April 2019)
My photograph series “enucleation” appeared in the April edition of Front Porch Review.

The Local Train (April 2019)
Will feature my 5 photo series exploring London, Ontario buildings.

Front Porch Review (October 2013)
I have a photograph featured in the October edition of the Front Porch Review. You can view it here:

The Blue Hour
Two of my photographs were published on April 8th, 2013. You can find them here: