I do not regret the spiders I have swallowed, for in the after life of my inside, they dangle on from their doilies undisturbed.
Publications and Prizes
Odetta: Queen of Folk (Scholastic, 2010)
Spaces Between Us: HIV/ Aids Anthology (Third World Press, 2010), Gathering Ground (University of Michigan Press, 2006), Cave Canem Anthology IX (Cave Canem, 2004), Cave Canem Anthology VIII (Cave Canem, 2003)
African American Review, Cimarron Review, Crab Orchard Review, Indiana Review, Louisville Review, Meridian, Poets & Artists Magazine, Rhapsoidia, The Massachusetts Review, Two Review
Budapest Slam 3, Hungary (2010), House on Fire, Swaziland (2010), Speak the Mind, Cape Town, South Africa (2010), Celebrate Brooklyn!, Prospect Park Bandshell - New York, NY (2009), Arts Alive Festival - Johannesburg, South Africa (2007)
Henry Hoyns Fellowship-University of Virginia, Cody Harris Writing Award