The Party, co-written with Helen Swarts and produced Portland Stage Company, 1998

“Charles’s Wife,” Cabin Fever, 1990
Bones in the Chimney, short fiction, Elsewhere Press, 1993

“Torpedo Dance,” PKA’s Advocate, 2008
“Bathroom,”Long Story Short, December, 2009
“Goodbye Owen,” Long Story Short, 2010
“The Daughter,” Everyday Fiction, March 9, 2010
Accidental Child, climate fiction, ebook 2014/print 2015
Providence, climate fiction, 2016

Invisible Juan, magical realism, 2017


Shreveport Journal, bi-weekly columnist, 1983-1984

News poetry, The Colorado Independent, 2017 – 2018


Feed: Reading Lists for Those Who Eat,  2012

Green Rider, Thinking Horse, 2004

Visible Progress, with Beverly Rainbolt, private publication through McNeil Street Studios, 1984

Red Goddess Poems, Cafe Review Chapbooks, 1992; 2nd Edition, 2013

Sostenuto, prose poems, Moonpie Press, 2006

The Great Hunger, poems, Plain View Press, 2009

la forza di vita: caffeinated poems, co-editor, 2011

Two-Gun Lil, poems,  2012

Origins, forthcoming from Finishing Line Press, October 2022

Alembic: “Fifth Wheel” 2010; “Our Lake House” May 2012
American Journal of Nursing: “Jenny’s Dream” February 2010;  “Last Hour of Death.”June 2011
Animus, #3: “Another Small God;” #19: “Gluttony”
Ascent, “Duet”
Atlantic Monthly, “Selective Perjury”

Barbaric Yawp: January 2011, “Inner Bear”; “Life Is a Gameshow,” August, 2012
Big Bang of Bards (CD): “God Is,” “Mr. Sylvester Played Darts”
Boston Literary Review:,  “Break Up,” “Metaphysical Dentistry,”August 2010

Blue Five Notebooks:  “Fear of Snakes” November 2011; “Baubles” July 2013; “Zero Gravity” Feb 1015

Bristlecone: Nov 2022, “Black-winged Moth,” “Walking Companion,” and “Wild Sparrow.”
Broome Review, “Night Work”
Buckle &, “Chance”

Cafe Review, “Back in Cundy’s Harbor,” “Bull’s Eye,” “Citizenship Questionnaire,” “The Clay Dove,” “Cows,” “Coyote Does Her Nurse Thing,” “Crossings,” “Dissection,” “Ecolone,” “Genetic Code,” “Getting Out of Town Alive,” “Gidget Goes to Work,” “Hour of Sleep,” “Illness as Metaphor,” “Rough Justice,” “Singer All Night,” “What I Learned,” “You, Chronos,” “Counting Down to Zero”; Winter 2017: “The Great Poet Comes to Our Town,” “The Octopus and the Tyrant,” “Counting Down to Zero” Winter 2017

Chantarelle’s Notebook: #22, “Naked Faith”; #25, “Drawn In” and “Grackles”
Chiron Review:  “Safe Ride Home” March 2011

Collages & Bricolages: “Song of Long Silence”

Colorado Independent News Poetry: “Fracking Elegy,” 25 Jun 2017; “Scars,” 1 Aug. 2017; “Top Down Hate,” 24 Aug. 1017; “Undocumented,” 4 Oct. 2017; “Homeless at 7th & Santa Fe,” 18 Jan. 2018; “A Call to Arms,” March 2018; “A Day Like a Watch Tower,” Jan 8, 2018; “Seventeen Lines for Parkland,” Mar 2018;”Food Chain,” Oct. 2018; “How to Love a Monster,” Nov 16, 2018

Contemporary World Literature:  “British Petroleum v. We the People,” “Ego & Entourage,” “Twice Cursed,” March 2011

DASH: “Four Haiku,” “Longevity,” 2019

Decompression: #4, “His Wife’s Ashes”: #5, “Adaptation & Escape” and “Big Guns”
Dissident, “If I Were on the Train”

Eclipse,  “Go in Disguise” 2010

Ekphrastic Review, “The Corn Dancer,” August 2018; previously published in Writing the West, Volume III, by American Museum of Western Art in collaboration with Lighthouse Writers Workshop and Write Denver.

Fine Line:  “In Her Thirteenth Year” 2011
Flutter: “Red Daylily, Red Spider,”December 2009; “Bride Price,” Jan 2012
Foundling Review:  “Drinking Circle,”August 2011

For Women Only, Anthology of the Theater Company of Lafayette: “Fortune Telling Women” and “Ghost Wife” 2013
Free Lunch: “Surfacing”

Generations: “Two-Gun Lil” and “Letter to a Dead Grandmother,” June 2011
Green Mountains Review: “Handling the Dead” “The Rich Man Eats a Cracker”

Halcione: “Blind Man in the Corner Booth,” “Inside I’m Dancing,” “Lacking Depth Perception,” “Street Theater,” Winter, 2018
HazMat Review:  “Lately,” “The World Tree” 2009

Hospital Drive: “Basic Training, USAF Medical Corps” 2010

Image & Place: “Eternal Householder” 2009

Ken*Again: “Beat Poem,” “Bookmark,” “Brushing Against Ghosts,” “The Giants’ Dance Hall,” “Needlework,” “Requiem,” “Unmade Bed,” 2010;”Cost of War,” “Gilded Man,” “A Limited Engagement” Winter 2010/11

Lafayette Theater Project: “Ghost Wife,” “Fortune Telling Woman,” 2013
Loch Raven Review: “Kevin of the Streets” and “Red Hand of Ulster, “Summer 2011

Long Story Short: “Where We Touch” Oct 2012
Louisiana Lit: “Dancing with the Dark”

Lummox Press Anthology: “Being Music” and “The Healing Tree,” 2012
Lunarosity: “Communion,” December 2009,

Main Channel Voices:  “Piano Man” 2009
Main Street Rag: “I Cannot Keep Up”; “Running Hill Road,” 2017; “Ravens at the Dumpster,” 2017

Maple Leaf Rag #5: “Ferry from New Orleans” 2012
Margie, Vol. 8: “Pregnant Waitress” (Finalist, Strong Rx Medicine Best Poem Award)
Melusine: “The Next Move” Fall/Winter 2010,
Maine State Society for Protection of Animals: “Moving On,” November 2010,
Miller’s Pond Poetry Magazine: “Professor Hammer’s Video Course, 2010; “Way Finder” and “What Good Are These Mountains?” 2011

Mobius:  “The Trickster Universe” 2010
Monkey Puzzle, #8: “Isaac Newton’s Sister”

National Forum: “Rx,” “A Voluntary Life”
New Virginia Review: “Desperadoes of Shape”
NUTS: Naropa Summer Writing Program: “The Great Hunger” 2007

OccuPoetry: “Immigrations and Customs Enforcement” 2012

Ode to Shreveport, w/ Meyer Kupferman: “For Leadbelly,” “Balloon Wars,” “Of Sun and Soil: A Tribute to the Caddo Indians.” 1985
Off the Coast:  “To a Woman in War,” Spring 2010; “The Woman Who Lost Her Mind” Winter 2011
Ogeechee: “Perfect Lady”

Opossum: “Handel’s Sonata” TBA 2020

Other Voices International: “Aftermath, Vietnam,” “Ami, Grandmere LeJeune,” “Confession,” “The Dark Said,” “Falling in Love with Everything,” “Homeless”

Pedestal: “Lords of Misrule” December 2010
Pennsylvania English: “Impossible Forgetting”
Peregrine, Vol. XXV: “Eleutheria”
Pirene’s Fountain: “People of the Aftermath” 2010; “Christina’s World” TBA 2020
PKA’s Advocate: “Box Stall,” “Mule Ride”

Plainsongs, “Nineteen Sixty-Eight” 2012 Award winner

Poet: “Salt Wine”
Poetry Motel: “Lowell: March 1917-September 1977”
Poetry South: “The Things People Do”
Poetry Victims, Vol. 5, #17: “August Heat”
Poets in the Park: “The End of Innocence”
Progenitor: 2010: “Mingle-tongue” (Winner, ACC Poetry Contest, 2009)
Pulpsmith, Vol. 8: “Jewels in the Pudding”1989

Rambler: “Thirteenth Street Market”

Red Poppy Review: “Starting Over” and “Sushi Girls”
Rhino: “Non Cogito”

river Sedge: “Opening Night,” “Museum of Lost Faith” TBA 2020
Rio: “How to Become Famous,” “Keeping Peace,” “Lily Whether I Am as Yellow”

S. L. U. G. fest: “Nocturne”
Saranac Review: “How I Spent My Nickel,” “Just a thought,” Issue 12, Fall 2016

Serving House: “Living Together Alone,” “Making Sackcloth,” 2014

Spillway: “Spawning Effect of the Moon on Acorn Barnacles”
Slow Trains: “Art of Reading,” “Fair Warning,” “Learning Colors in Russian,” March 2011
Stray Branch: “City Snapshots,” “Departure,” “Truant,” Fall/Winter 2010; “Ice Out,” “Invasion,” “Luck Trumps Intention,” “Memento,” “We Have Sent Her on a Bad Errand”

Strong Verse: “A Borrowed Grave,” 2012
Sunken Lines: “Red Light, Green Light,” “Rolling Through Pawhuska,” “Savings Account,” “Sister, Rub Milk on Your Skin, Keep It Smooth,” “The Tyranny of Things” December 2009,

Technology of the Sun: “Basics,” “Jazz after Hours”
Texas Review: “The Last Supper”

The Poet: “Checked Baggage,” Dream Vacation” On the Road, Volume 2;”Love on a Greek Island”; “Dream Vacation” “Checked Baggage” A New World, Autumn 2020

Third Wednesday: “Like a Red Stone City,” June 2017
Through the Breath of Parted Lips: “Crow’s Daughter”

Train: “My Life as a Car,” March 2020

Visions International: “Buttoned Up to Our Necks,” “The Hush After Each Roll or Sigh,” Spring 2010; #81: “The City Falls Around Us”

Waterways: Vol. 30, #1, “Pedestrian Life, #4, “Brussels,” #5, “Change of Address,” #7, “Domino Trail”
Wazee:  “Emerald & Soprano” Summer 2010
Wild Goose Review, “No-News Day” (Pushcart nominee, 2010), “Sunrise Over the Freight Yard”; 2012, “A Man and His Tiger” (Pushcart nominee, 2012; Best of the Net nominee, 2012) and “Loose Screw,” “The Great Poet Comes to Our Town”; “Minding the Margins,” 2016
Word Riot: “Cardinal Sins,” May 2010, “An Expert Witness” November  2009

Yankee Magazine: “Come Spring”

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