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Publications

Poetry

  • “Where He Is” and “Tower Scheherazade,” 32 Poems, 2016
  • “In Mudville,” Literary Matters, 2016
  • “Tamám Shud; or, Secrets in the Sand,” The Yale Review, 2016
  • “The Umpire,” The Hopkins Review, 2016
  • “The Order of Her Room,” River Styx, 2016
  • “The House on St. Paul Street,” Southwest Review, 2015
  • “The Constant Moons,” “For Halloween,” Measure, 2014
  • “Apollo,” “Self-Portrait: The Desperate Man,” “Sure,” Prelude, 2014
  • “The Charm,” The Missouri Review, 2013
  • “Ode to the Hartford Whalers,” The Nervous Breakdown, 2013
  • “Maris,” Iron Horse Literary Review, 2012
  • “There Once Was,” Unsplendid, 2012
  • “The Bargaining Bed,” Linebreak, 2012
  • “Valentine Variations,” The New Guard, 2011

Essays and Criticism

  • “Close Viewing,” Poetry Foundation, 2016
  • “Immortal Beloved,” Poetry Foundation, 2016
  • “Contributor’s Marginalia: Door into the Dark,” 32 Poems, 2016
  • “Iffy,” Poetry Foundation, 2015
  • “Wallace Stevens: ‘Sunday Morning,’” Poetry Foundation, 2015
  • “Anne Sexton: ‘The Truth the Dead Know,’” Poetry Foundation, 2015
  • “Prufrock, Lewinsky, and the Poetry of History,” Poetry Foundation, 2015
  • “Wilfred Owen: ‘Insensibility,’” Poetry Foundation, 2015
  • “Their Living Names,” Poetry Foundation, 2015
  • “Wallace Stevens: ‘The Emperor of Ice-Cream,’” Poetry Foundation, 2014
  • “Lightning and Lullabies,” Poetry Foundation, 2014
  • “Rumors of the Stars,” Poetry Foundation, 2014
  • “Elegance in Elegy: The Universe of Gjertrud Schnackenberg,” Poetry Foundation, 2013
  • “Recognizably Human: Larkin and the Sentimental,” Open Letters Monthly, 2012

Honors and Awards

  • The 11th Anthony Hecht Poetry Prize, The Waywiser Press, 2016
  • Howard Nemerov Scholarship in poetry, Sewanee Writers’ Conference, 2015
  • The Sankey Award in poetry, The Johns Hopkins Writing Seminars, 2012