Recent Publications: Collections of poetry: Television Daddy and The Drive Home
Recent Honors and Awards:
2008 Featured Poet at Darkling Literary Magazine
Nominated for the 2007 Pushcart Prize in Poetry by Journal of New Jersey Poets
Fulbright Fellowship in Creative Writing (Hungary), 2004-2005
Collegium Budapest Fellowship in Creative Writing, 2005
The Best American Essays 2004 "Notable Essay" listing for "Lullaby"
Fugue First Place Award for Personal Essay, 2003.
Presidential Excellence Award for Distinguished Teaching, 2001
Virginia Center for the Creative Arts Fellowship, 1994
Atlantic Center for the Creative Arts Fellowship, 1994