Last year, I handed Danez his Lammy finalist sticker at the LLF table in Minneapolis. This year, I placed that sticker on my own book! I know awards do not define greatness… but being recognized for something you work so hard at is simply beautiful. Growing up in the South Bronx, I didn’t think that […]Read more "¡Finalista!"
My first book of poetry, ANGEL PARK, is out this week! I wrote a little bit about this in English Kills Review. Here is a little snippet: You see, once other people get their hands my book, it will belong to them. Yeah I know, that is the goal, but I spent so much time […]Read more "Angel Park"
I have a a whopping 8 poems in the latest issue of Assaracus! This issue is pretty awesome and I hope you stop by and visit page 72. Issue 16 of Assaracus: A Journal of Gay Poetry (ISSN: 2159-0478) features work by some of my favorite poets including Glenn Phillips, Dustin Brookshire, Michael Walsh, Philip […]Read more "Assaracus Issue 16: A Journal of Gay Poetry"