Writing

I publish poetry and articles about my teaching and art practices.

Here are some links–some take you to the piece (for online publication) while others link to information about the publication.

Helpless (a long poem weaving together references to the Neil Young song, Frank O’Hara, Pierre Bonnard and Google) The Economy (2013)

Plan Fifth Wednesday (2013)

Mission Court Green (2013)

Dear Graph Paper DMQ Review (2012)

What Does Brave Look Like?  How an arts-integrated poetry unit provokes imaginative and thoughtful work from 5th grade writers    Teaching Artist Journal (2012)

Upon the morning of the spring equinox I steal precisely ten words from John Berryman, from Nashville Review (2012)

Why does it work like this? Tar River Poetry (2012)

Brute Neighbors: urban nature poetry, prose & photography (2011)

Mentor and Muse: Essays from Poets to Poets (2010) (collaborator Cecilia Pinto & I contributed an essay to this great anthology)

Avalon Field (2011)

A Writers’ Congress: Chicago poets on the Inauguration of Barack Obama (2009)

Qarrtsiluni: two prose poems online, inspired by movie genres

Prick of the Spindle: two poems online

In The Mist: one poem online

Fifth Wednesday

Diagram: several pieces posted online

….and of course there’s my book of poetry

This Must Be The Place (Mayapple Press), my first collection of poetry! Available from Mayapple or Amazon or in Chicago at Women & Children First bookstore.