excerpts & latest updates

books for sale:

order page for third book with Transcendent Zero Press: “the sadness of the snow” order page for “we’ll beachcomb for their broken bones”

chapbook with Red Ochre press “a reason for rain” (2013)

first book, a little luminescence (order with Allbook-Books) 

blog posts- on UN Oceans Conference and work for IKA & on refugees and xenophobia in South Africa here and here (for CDS)


readings from a little luminescence at Reston Library and Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Sterling (sermon & poetry slam)

elena reads her poem as winner of Jacklyn Potter Young Poets Competition

in a reading by Down in the Dirt

Your Impossible Voice reading

Garbanzo reading

Woodstock Library  (Video)

Howland Center with Hudson Valley Poets Reading Series  and Jones Farm Hudson Valley Poets Series Video

and Steven Patterson read my poems on WGXC!


new art posted often here

for sale on numerous sites..

and in exhibits such as Red Hook Artist Collective Bard & St.Margarets Exhibits, Lake Anne RCC Exhibits, Berlin Soup’s “Your Eye” installation, Berlin “Box City” project, in Arterie Fine Arts Gallery, in the Greater Reston Art Center, Fe Gallery, Whitney Gallery, in DebtFair, in the Unitarian Universalist Church of Sterling, in The Galleries at Takoma Park,  Greenpoint Gallery,  Art Impact USA, and exhibits at Bard College including the Visual Learning Exhibition and and Joburg to Junction, and reading on the United Nations & involvements with Reston Public Art Club and Initiative for Public Art Reston

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Work in: South Lakes Lit Mag, Chaffey Review, Samsara Magazine, Vermillion Literary Project, Voices Israel, Seeding the Snow, Artichoke Haircut, Westward Quarterly, Out of Our, The Resurrectionist, Bohemia Art & Literary Journal, Fresh! Literary Magazine, Hudson View Poetry Digest, A Celebration of Poets, Liebamour, Red Ochre Press, Down in the Dirt, Future Eyes, Tipton Poetry Journal, Both Sides Now, Organs of Vision and Speech Magazine, Torrid Literature Journal, The Path Magazine, Steam Ticket, Shoe Music Press, Sein und Werden, Mountain Tales Press, Halcyon, Futures Trading, Hemingway’s Playpen, The Conium Review, Enhance Magazine, Avalon Literary Review, Prairie Winds, Glassworks Magazine, The Other Herald, Calliope, Harbinger Asylum, Grey Sparrow, River Poets Journal, The Newer York, Thought Collection, Stoneboat, Slipstream Press, Transcendent Zero Press,  Coe Review, Belleville Park Pages, Driftwood Press, Papercuts, American Athenaeum, River Lit, Contraposition, Rathalla Review, Progenitor Art & Literary Journal, Blue Bonnet Review, Noctua Review, DoveTales, Prairie Margins, The Critical Pass Review, Badlands Literary Journal, Owen Wister Review, Voices of the Hudson, El Portal, Peeking Cat, Limestone, The Bitchin’ Kitsch, Turks Head Review, Common Ground Review, Digging Through the Fat, Dewpoint,  The Flexible Persona, Fiction International, Lux, Matter, Yolk, Collision Literary Magazine, Coal Magazine, Rabbit Catastrophe ReviewLiquid ImaginationYamassee, The Unrorean, Ink in Thirds, Hawaii Review, Stone Canoe, Crack the Spine, Blazevox, Opiate, Pamplemousse, TayoCinematic Codes Review, Pilcrow & Dagger, Santa Fe Literary Review, Poet’s Lore, Sunset Liminal Review, Polaris, Garbanzo, Green Blotter, Chronogram, ZeteticGathering of the TribesDallas ReviewPacific Review,  Susquehanna Review, Map Literary



Winner in St.Margaret’s Exhibit (2016)

Congressional Art Competition (2014)

Scholastics Silver Key Award (2014)

Word Works Jacklyn Potter Young Poets Competition winner (2013)

CelebratingArt Contest Winner (2013)

Creative Communication contest winner (2012 & 2013)

PTA Reflections Contest Winner (2012)

Smithsonian Kite Festival Poetry contest winner (2007)

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& collaborations




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