Selected Work

Anthropology and Humanism, Forthcoming 2018, Two Poems

Kweli Journal,  Forthcoming 2018, Three Poems

Cosmonauts Avenue, Forthcoming Spring 2018, “On Jaywalking”

DIALOGIST, Winter 2017, “I Love The Way Men Love”

Rust + Moth, Autumn 2017, “Virgo”

Half Mystic, Summer 2017, “Pre-existing Condition”

The Ellis Review, Spring 2017, “Elegy”, “Homesick”

Inklette Magazine,Winter 2016, “how catholic school was invented


Selected Recognition

Lambda Literary Foundation Fellow at the Sundress Academy for the Arts, Winter 2018

Society for Humanistic Anthropology Poetry Prize, Honorable Mention, Fall 2017

Timothy Corsellis Prize, Highly Commended, Fall 2017

Pushcart Prize Nomination, Nominated by Half Mystic Journal, Fall 2017

Best of the Net Nomination, nominated by The Ellis Review, Fall 2017

Hippocrates Young Poets Prize, Spring 2017, Shortlisted, Judged by Maya Popa



Adroit Journal Summer Mentorship, Poetry Mentee under Jessica Poli, Summer 2017

National YoungArts Week, Mentored by John Murillo, Sarah Braunstein, & Anna Chavez, Winter 2017

Glass Kite Anthology Summer Writing Studio, Poetry Mentee under Christina Im, Summer 2016

Kenyon Review Young Writers Workshop, Received scholarship to attend, Summer 2016

Young Writers Workshop at the University of Virginia, Studied under Serena Chopra, Summer 2015


Editing and Teaching Experience

Glass Kite Anthology Summer Writing Studio, Poetry Menor, Summer 2017

Sooth Swarm Journal, Co-Editor, Summer 2016-Present

Glass Kite Anthology, Poetry Reader, Summer 2016-2017

Polyphony H.S., Genre Editor, Summer 2016