"A magnificent and daring trans poet"
-Juan Felipe Herrera, US Poet Laureate, 2015-2017
Chicago Archives + Artists Project
Sixty Inches from Center interviewed me about participating in the Chicago Archives + Artists Project. Photo by Ally Almore.
Split This Rock's Poem of the Week
My poem "Every Day is a Trans Day" was featured as Split This Rock's Poem of the Week.
New Essay in Them
A new essay of mine was published by them called "Is Trans Liberation Possible at a Feminist Bookstore?"
Apartment Therapy Essay
I wrote an essay for Apartment Therapy called We Belong Here: Transforming Your Home Into a Place of Healing. Photo by Arabella Breck.
On My Way to Liberatoon
I have a new chapbook published by Haymarket Books that is now available!
Subject to Change
I edited the anthology Subject to Change: Trans Poetry & Conversation.
The Plural, The Blurring
My first book The Plural, The Blurring documents Chicago's queer and trans communities through poems and essays.
Two New Poems in The Rumpus
The Rumpus published two of my poems: All the Missing Sweetness and Trans Day of Revenge.
VS Podcast Interview
I talked with Franny Choi and Danez Smith about my new chapbook on their podcast VS.
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