I keep a journal for many reasons: to practice observing and appreciating the natural world, to process experiences and emotions, to record memories and thoughts, and to exercise mindfulness or creativity. I find poetry to be a great outlet in these practices. I have published a handful of pieces through Duke University's Eno Magazine. I am also working on an indpendent publication of collected works.  

Published Works

Eno Magazine, 2020:

 You are Perfectly Small

 I went for a hike and got caught in a summer thunderstorm

 I am watching the Sun Set

Eno Magazine, 2019:

 Backpacking through Heartbreak

Eno Magazine, 2018:

 Early August in the Badlands

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Excerpt, Blue Heron (2019)
I lean in and the bark smells like butterscotch (2019)