Meeting The Maiden in the Moon

A big thank you to Porkbelly Press for the release of my chapbook-length essay, The Maiden in the Moon. The chapbook is based on the Chinese legend of the moon goddess, Chang’e, interwoven with my experience with postpartum depression. It is also an expression of love to my family who uplifted me during a difficult… Continue reading Meeting The Maiden in the Moon

Return of “In the Season of Pink Ladies”

I’m happy to announce that my poem, “In the Season on Pink Ladies,” which was originally published in Cordella, has been selected for republishing online at The Poetry Foundation! To view “In the Season of Pink Ladies” at The Poetry Foundation, click here. To view the poem and its sister piece, “Half-Life,” please visit Cordella… Continue reading Return of “In the Season of Pink Ladies”

Revealing Mother/Wound

My new collection, Mother/Wound, has just been released by Full/Crescent Press. Mother/Wound is close to my heart, as it reflects on my experiences with severe depression during my pregnancy and after the birth of my son. I’m grateful to have come through this time with the support of my family, friends, and God. Purchase Mother/Wound… Continue reading Revealing Mother/Wound

Chapbook: Radish Legs, Duck Feet!

Thank you to Green Bottle Press for publishing my chapbook, Radish Legs, Duck Feet! ¬†It has been an extraordinary journey–one full of much joy. ¬†Please visit the Press to purchase Radish Legs, Duck Feet and peruse the other fine selections!