Published and Forthcoming. 

Rappahannock Review, Forthcoming December 2021

Keeping Time & No One Gives a Flood a Name: Passengers Journal, September 2021


Going Home: The Shore, Spring 2021


Bow Season, Antique Cabin, & Of the Ones Not AfraidRed Eft Review, January 2021

Driving Home: Rust + Moth, Autumn 2020

A Conversation on Space, Time and Faith in Merritt’s "View from Blue-Jade Mountain": Kestrel, Summer 2019

Cow: 3rd Place, Short Poetry, West Virginia Writers Contest, 2015


Sweet Potato Pie, For the Inmates of FCI Beckley: Honorable Mention, Pearl S. Buck Award for Writing for Social

      Change, 2014

The Birds Will Feed Themselves: 1st Place, Short Poetry, West Virginia Writers Contest, 2014

Taking Leave: Body, Mind & Spirit, Mountain Messenger Media, 2014

Breaking the Surface: WV Daily News, National Poetry Month, April 2013


Manifesto and My Father's Wives: Out Writer Magazine, 2012


Holding the Zero Point: Summer Stock Journal, 2012


Never Move to California in July Northridge Review, Fall 2000

My Mother and My Venus in Satin: Sanskrit Literary Arts Magazine, 1999