Scholarship to Community of Writers at Squaw Valley, Fiction, July 9-15


Five poems in Menacing Hedge, Spring 2017

"Calaveras Big Trees" in Birmingham Poetry Review










My thanks to Judge Sandy Marchetti, who selected my poem "The Immortals" for first prize in the scissors & spackle contest with the theme of  god(s)!


Poetry  publications:  Menacing Hedge, Hermeneutic Chaos, 1110, Mom Egg Review, and  scissors & spackle.

Napa Valley Writer's Conference, June












March:  The BinderCon symposium, UCLA, March 28 & 29

Presenter on "Silver Linings:  Benefits and Challenges of Writing at Mid-Life and Beyond" with writers Elizabeth Enslin, Naomi Williams, Nikki Stern and Eileen Rendahl


Spring:  [It] Incandescent was a finalist for the Drunken Boat Book Contest


Look for poems published in:  Bluestem (print and online), Juked (print), Quaint Magazine (online and print), and Minerva Rising (print)


                          May:  Hambidge Fellow















June:  Writing Workshop, Postignano, Italy



July:  Poetry workshop at the Turner Cassity Writer's Workshop  



December:  Bluestem nominated "Snake Notice" for a Pushcart Prize





Flycatcher nominated "Flocking the Flannery,"  for a Pushcart Prize


Soundings East awarded three poems "Lives of the Great Composers," "Naked City," and "A Sensuous Proposal" the Claire Keyes Poetry Prize











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