My poem "Mrs. Danvers and I" can be found in the June 2017 issue of Lavender Review. I'm so excited to be featured alongside Joy Ladin and Risa Denenberg!
Cato’s ideal is an oligarchy with slaves; virtue for the privileged few, equality for a select group of men, oppression and dehumanization for the masses. Caesar’s ambition is political energy, development, and social agitation at any price; order and disorder, peace and war, reform entangled with abuse, every good and every evil, rather than the … Continue reading George Sand says #NotmyPOTUS!
My adaptation from a ballade by Christine de Pizan is appearing in New Verse News — but, thankfully, the predictions it contains are not entirely accurate! The latest word from CNN is that the immigration ban has been suspended by Homeland Security after an order from a federal judge.
I'm so excited to have some work in the latest issue of Mezzo Cammin — and thrilled to be in the company of Anna M. Evans, Nicole Caruso Garcia, Gail White, and many other brilliant poets! Thank you to editors Kim Bridgford and Anna M. Evans for the work you do in editing, publishing, and maintaining this … Continue reading 5 poems and 1 translation
I have four translations appearing in Doublespeak Fall 2016! They are three sonnets by the thirteenth-century Italian woman poet known as La Compiuta Donzella and one excerpt from the Middle French Testament of François Villon. There are no page numbers in the issue, but if you scroll down for the Table of Contents and click on the … Continue reading La Compiuta Donzella and François Villon
Some of my Renée Vivien translations are appearing at Queen Mob's Teahouse in the Queer Translation Issue edited by Allison Grimaldi-Donahue. You can find them under the heading "Lesbian Genealogies." To make a long story short, these are: my English translations from Renée Vivien's French amplifications of Ancient Greek fragments by Sappho and other women poets … Continue reading Lesbian Genealogies
On this website, you'll find links to my poems, translations, and (hopefully) up-coming events. Check back this December and January for some forthcoming materials! The current header image is a detail from Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema's oil painting The Sculpture Gallery (1875), currently housed in the magnificent Memorial Art Gallery in Rochester, New York.