(Bordighera Press, 2013), The Silence in an Empty House
(NYQ Books, 2013), Writing Poetry to Save Your Life: How to Find the Courage to Tell Your Stories
(Guernica Editions, 2013), The Place I Call Home
(NYQ Books, 2012), What We Pass On:Collected Poems 1980-2009
(Guernica Editions, 2010), All That Lies Between Us
(Guernica Editions, 2007), Italian Women in Black Dresses
(Guernica Editions, 2002), Things My Mother Told Me
(Guernica Editions, 1999), Where I Come From
(Guernica Editions, 1995), The Weather of Old Seasons
(Cross-Cultural Communications, 1987)
Anthologies:Italian American Writers on New Jersey
(Rutgers University Press, 2006), Growing Up Ethnic in America
(Penguin/Putnam, 1999), Identity Lessons
(Penguin/Putnam, 1999), Unsettling America
2014 George Garrett Award for Outstanding Community Service in Literature from AWP.
Barnes & Noble Writers for Writers from Poets & Writers, 2011.
American Book Award, "All That Lies Between Us," 2008.
For "What We Pass On," Ten Best Books of 2010, Montserrat Review.
Named Connecticut Touring Poet in 2009.