Author of At My Wit's Beginning (Eventuality Press, 2003/2007) and Winsome Losesome (Eventuality Press, 2010)
Poems have appeared or are forthcoming in: Bay Area Poets Seasonal Review, Brevities, Carquinez Poetry Review, The Crazy Child Scribbler, GRRRRR--A Collection of Poems About Bears (Arctos Press), Minotaur, Out of Our, Poetry Depth Quarterly, Remembering (anthology of Poets' Dinner contest winners), San Francisco Peace & Hope (online) and elsewhere.
Frequent award-winner in Artists Embassy International's Annual Dancing Poetry Festival Contests, including a Grand Prize (2002) and a First Prize (2010).
Grand Prize winner in the first Bay Area Poets Seasonal Review Contest 2010.
In 2008, served on the selection committee for the first poet laureate of Albany, California: Christina Hutchins.
Co-host of the monthly (2nd Fridays) Last Word Poetry Reading Series, held at Nefeli Caffe in Berkeley.
Berkeley High School - Class of 1982
San Diego State University - BA English/Creative Writing, 1987
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