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"Stick Figure with Skirt" selected for the 2019 Main Street Rag Poetry Book Award!


Poem in "A Constellation of Kisses," an anthology on kissing edited by Diane Lockward.


Poem in "Local News: Poetry about Small Towns" edited by Tom Montag and David Graham. 


"Resignation Notice" receives the Mill Prize for Poetry