Books:Darkened Rooms of Summer
(University of Nebraska Press, 2014), A Dance in the Street
(Wind Publications, 2012), Cross this Bridge at a Walk
(Wind Publications, 2006), Les Barricades Mysterieuses
(Cleveland State University Poetry Center, 1999), After the Rain
(Cleveland State University Poetry Center, 1993), Work, for the Night Is Coming
Rosine Offen Memorial Award, Free Lunch magazine (2008); Best Book of Poetry, Indiana Center for the Book (2007); Distinguished Hoosier Award (2005); Rainmaker Award for Poetry, Zone 3 magazine (2002); The Poets’ Prize (1994); Dictionary of Literary Biography Yearbook Award (1993); New Letters Literary Award for Poetry (1992); Pushcart Prize for Poetry (1986); Indiana Governor’s Arts Award (1985); Fellowship, John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation (1982); Great Lakes Colleges Association New Writers Award for Poetry (1982);
Literature Fellowship, National Endowment for the Arts (1981, 1991); Margaret Bridgman Fellowship, Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference (1981); Walt Whitman Award of the Academy of American Poets, (1980); Literature Fellowship, Indiana Arts Commission (1979); Academy of American Poets Prize, Yale University (1961).