Writing Background


2018: Master of Fine Arts, Creative Writing at Pine Manor College

2015: Bachelor of Arts, English/Creative Writing at Endicott College

Poetry has appeared in:

Medical Literary Messenger (Two poems in Spring/Summer 2018)

Muddy River Poetry Review (Fall of 2012, 2013, 2018)

The Broken Plate (Spring of 2015)

Freshwater (Spring of 2015)

Ibbetson Street Press (Spring of 2012, Fall of 2012, Fall of 2015)

The Endicott Review (Spring of 2012, 2013, and 2014)

Oddball Magazine (Spring of 2014)

The Somerville Times (Winter of 2014)

Like One: Poems For Boston (Summer of 2013)

Notes from the Gean: Monthly Haiku Journal (Summer of 2013)

Poetry collection:

No Need to Speak was published by Ibbetson Street Press in February 2013.


2018: Selected as Mass Poetry’s September Poet in the Spotlight

2014: Winner of Salamander Magazine’s Poetry-On-The-Spot contest

2013:  Poetry collection, No Need to Speak, was chosen by The Aurorean as the Editor’s Book Choice to be featured in their October 2013 issue

2012: Poem, “I would for you,” was nominated for a Pushcart Prize by Muddy River Poetry Review

Interviewed on:

The award-winning Somerville Community Access TV show, Poet to Poet: Writer to Writer (February 11th, 2014)

New Mexico’s National Public Radio (September 29th, 2013 and April 27th, 2014)

Featured poet appearances/readings:

Boston’s National Poetry Month Festival (April, 2018)

The Bull Run (Shirley, MA, in Fall of 2017)

Endicott College (Beverly, MA, in Spring of 2014)

Montserrat College (Beverly, MA, in Spring of 2014)

TV Time Brookline Interactive (Brookline, Boston, in Spring of 2014)

North Shore Community College (Danvers, MA, in Spring of 2014)

Lynn’s Walnut Street Café (Lynn, MA, in Winter of 2013)

Gloucester Writers Center (Gloucester, MA, in Fall of 2013)

Manchester-by-the-Sea Public Library (Manchester-by-the-sea, MA, in Fall of 2013)