“God, Like Me, a Mother” is in the January print issue of Sojourners. It’s behind a paywall right now so you’d need a subscription to read beyond the first stanza. (I have some print copies!) I told my parents being published in this magazine would definitely out me as a progressive Christian and they both […]
Behold the Poems!
I’m happy to send you to The Sunlight Press to read two of my poems, “Fika on Marstrand Island” and “StarDate: August 27 – Moon and Aldebaran.” These poems have been in process since my MFA program, and submitting poems for publication is hard. This new online journal seems like such a nice fit for […]
When Ted Kooser Writes a Poem in the Morning …
… and reads it to you that evening. And it makes you tear up it’s so beautiful and intricate and moving. What lesson do you take from this extraordinary moment? From knowing that a former Poet Laureate spent hours of his morning capturing the essence of a memory into lines of poetry and then […]