I am an American expatriate living in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia where I am the Associate Editor for the KL American magazine and a blogger for Fringe Magazine. My critical writing appears in Feminist Media Studies, Interdisciplinary Humanities, and Theory Into Practice: An Introduction to Literary Criticism, and several encyclopedias from Greenwood Press. I served as Poet-in-Residence at the Pinellas County Girl’s Correctional Facility 2002-3 and have a Ph. D. in English with creative dissertation from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette.
Publications and Prizes
Like a Girl: A Manifesta (GirlChild Press, 2008)
Aunt Chloe, Dispatch Litareview, Epicenter, Farmhouse Magazine, Moondance, Red Booth Review, Rock & Sling, Temenos, The Dead Mule School of Southern Literature, The Louisiana Review, Third Wednesday, X Magazine
Marcella Siegel Memorial Poetry Award
Third Place Christina Sergeyevna Award
What I'm Reading Now:
Sister Swing by Shirley Geok-Lin Lim, The Collected Poems by Robert Lowell, Kampung Boy by Lat, The Fan Maker's Inquisition by Rikki Ducornet
Margaret Atwood, Sylvia Plath, Barbara Kingsolver, John Irving, Kurt Vonnegut, Hart Crane, Tennessee Williams, Henrik Ibsen, Lillian Hellman, Kathy Acker, Bernadette Mayer, Roland Barthes, and H.D.
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Listing last updated: June 12, 2011