Poems

The Adroit Journal — (Fall 2019)

“In the Fourth Corner of the Earth”

The Margins — (Summer 2019)

“Banished”
“Trials in the Winter”

POETRY — (Summer 2019)

“On Teaching My Son How to Mourn”

Robinson Jeffers Tor House Prize for Poetry — (Honorable Mention, Spring 2019)

“Therefore”

NECK — (Spring 2019)

“Homing”
“Properties”
“First Pillar”

Arc Poetry Magazine — (Winter 2018)

“Wintergreen”

The Spectacle Magazine — (Fall 2018)

“Tapestry”
“Abundance”
“Altar Call”

Counterclock Journal — (Fall 2018)

“What Will Not Keep Us”
“In Memory of Misremembering”
“Year of the Cardinal’s Song (VII)”

Night Music Journal — (Fall 2018)

“Other Words for CRY, AFTER, BAD, ALWAYS, GOOD-BY, and DARK”
“Currents of the Afterworld”
“Tidings”

The Ellis Review — (Summer 2018)

“Song of the Dark Times”

Seneca Review — (Spring 2018)

“Verses”
“In the Fifth Month”

Drunk in a Midnight Choir — (Fall 2017)

“Year of the Cardinal’s Song (IV)”
“Language As House”

POETRY — (Summer 2017)

“On Visiting the Franklin Park Conservatory & Botanical Gardens”

Academy of American Poets — (Winter 2016-17)

“In Mother’s Garden”

Oxidant | Engine — (Winter 2016-17)

“Ready the Frontier”
“Portions”

Bennington Review — (Fall 2016)

“Year of the Cardinal’s Song (III)”

Glass Poetry Press — (Spring 2016)

“After We Hid Your Body I Climbed into Rain”

Four Way Review — (Issue 9, Spring 2016)

“Morning Ablution”

Waxwing — (Issue 8, Spring 2016)

“O Bed-God of Sickness”

“Observe Me Full”

The Wide Shore — (Issue 3, Winter 2015-16)

“In Late March Chengdu Blooms”

Alice Blue Review — (Issue 27, Fall 2015)

“Year of the Cardinal’s Song (I)”

Twelfth House — (Issue 1, Winter 2014-15)

“Birth to the Low Creature”

“Fasting in November” 

inter|rupture — (Issue 12, Fall 2014)

 “Looser”

New Nowhere — (Debut Issue, Fall 2014)

“Burning West”

“South Hills”

MiPOesias — (Summer 2014)

“In the winter”

“an overlord rises from the harbor”

“more formally”

“TO NAVIGATE your applause”

Birdfeast — (Issue 10, Spring 2014)

 “Coma”

Indefinite Space — (Vol. XXII, 2014)

“A.M. Dimensions”

“The Everyday Elements of Tragedy”

The Poet’s Billow — (runner-up, The Pangaea Prize, 2013)

 “Pork Rinds, Watered Rice”

Alice Blue Review — (Issue 20, Spring 2013)

“Notes”

“Untitled”

“Spokane”

Lantern Review — (Issue 5, Winter 2013)

“Bad Blood”

Kartika Review — (Issue 14, Fall 2012)

“Pavor Nocturnus”

The New York Times — (Winter 2011)

“Dear Father”

How Do I Begin?: A Hmong American Literary Anthology — (Heyday Books, 2011)

“Journey of a Shaman”

“Dear Father”

“A Pond with No Fish”