writing

Poetry

Chapbook Saraswati Takes Back the Alphabet  published by Newfound Press

“Eternally Plugged,” forthcoming in On Spec

mother tongue” published in Kweli

“Consequences” was published in Strange Horizons and featured in a two-minute podcast hosted by Ciro Faienza

“Kali Doesn’t Do Ballet,” “someone bestowed the power,” & “Asha” published in Rigorous

“My favorite messiah” published by Quiet Lightning in sPARKLE & bLINK

“speech migration” and “Abode” published in Colossus and Colossus Home Anthologies

“Meditations: two poems” published in PCC Inscape

“The Ritual” published in Oberon Poetry Magazine 

Awards

Finalist for Gloria Anzaldúa Poetry Prize, Newfound

Merit Award for Atlanta Review’s International Poetry Competition

Semifinalist for 92Y Discovery Contest

Winner of Marion Hood Boess Haworth Prize for Fiction for Children & Young Adults

Finalist for New Vision Award, Tu Books