April 26: The Writers Guild (with Adam Day), Bloomington, Indiana.
April 16: Big Questions/ Big Ideas lecture series, Kennedy Library, Muncie, IN, 6:30-7:30.
April 11: AWP Panel: Oracles and Appetites: Three Decades of the FIELD Poetry Prize (with Angie Estes, Jon Loomis, Mary Ann Samyn, and David Young), Room 101 J, Level 1, Minneapolis Convention Center, 12:00-1:15.
April 11: Booksigning for Dirty Bomb. Oberlin College Press/FIELD table, AWP Bookfair, Minneapolis Convention Center, 2:00-2:30.
March 28: Book launch for Dirty Bomb, Village Green Records, Muncie, Indiana, 4:00 p.m.
OCTOBER 18: Poets in Print (with Daniela Olszewska), KBAC Gallery, Kalamazoo, MI, 7:00 p.m.
FEBRUARY 28: AWP panel: From Thesis to Book: The Stretch Run (with Elena Passarello, Celeste Ng, Marcus Wicker, and Bonnie Rough), Willow Room, Sheraton Seattle, 2nd floor, 1:30-2:45.
SEPTEMBER 19: Borderlands Poetry Project, Earlham College Meetinghouse, 7 p.m.
JUNE 24: Sarabande Reading Series, Louisville, KY
APRIL 13: Upland Poetry Festival, Upland, IN
APRIL 5: Poetpalooza, Madison, IN.
APRIL 2: Midwest Writers Workshop Reading (with Karen Kovacik), Vera Mae's, Muncie, IN, 7:30 p.m.
JANUARY 19: Big Big Mess Reading Series (with Dolly Lemke, Holly Amos, and Jake Euteneur), Annabell's Bar and Lounge, Akron, OH, 6:00 p.m.
NOVEMBER 15: Writers' Harvest (with Bich Minh Nguyen, Porter Shreve, and Dana Roeser), Purdue University, Wells Center, 638 North Street, Lafayette, 7:30 p.m.
NOVEMBER 7: The Rufus & Louise Reiberg Reading Series, (with Joseph Heithaus), University Library Lilly Auditorium, IUPUI, Indianapolis, IN, 7:30 p.m.
NOVEMBER 3: Trobar Ric Reading Series, Bozarts Gallery, Water Valley, MS, 7 p.m.
NOVEMBER 1: Alabama School of Fine Arts, Birmingham, AL, 2:30 p.m.
OCTOBER 31: UAB Visiting Writers Series, Hulsey Recital Hall, Birmingham, AL, 7 p.m.
OCTOBER 27: IUPUI Poetry Festival, Campus Center Room 405, Indianapolis, IN, 9:30 a.m.- 12:30 p.m.
SEPTEMBER 7: Visible Voice Books (with Jill Christman), Cleveland, OH, 7 p.m.
JULY 3-4: Ashland University, Ashland, OH.
JUNE 7: Brick Street Poetry Series, G. Simone's Cafe at 112, Zionsville, IN. 6:30 p.m.
MAY 12: Say It With Writing Series (with Jac Jemc, Sean Lovelace and Steve Matanle), 1818 Gallery, Baltimore, MD, 7:00 p.m.
APRIL 14: Stories and Beer (with John Griswold, Lania Knight, John Palen and Katie Schmid), The Iron Post Urbana, IL, 3:00 p.m.
APRIL 12: Triple Book Launch (with Sean Lovelace and Matt Mullins), The Heorot, Muncie, IN, 7:30 p.m.
MARCH 2: Happy Hour Reading, Beauty Bar, Chicago, IL, 5-6 p.m (with Tadd Adcox, Lily Ladewig, Sean Lovelace, and Caitlin Horrocks).
OCTOBER 4: Vouched Presents Reading Series (with Michael Martone, Patricia Henley, and Jill Christman)
Beasts of the Hill:
Four of a Kind:
12/8/2014: I've been awarded a Creative Writing Fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts!
8/16/2014: Oberlin College Press will publish my second book, Dirty Bomb, in spring 2015.
8/10/2011: My first book, Beasts of the Hill, won the Field Poetry Prize, and will be out in spring of 2012!
2/25/2010: My chapbook, Four of a Kind, won the Concrete Wolf Chapbook Contest judged by Jeannine Hall Gailey. It will be out in Fall, 2010.