Poetry: Celebrating Edmonia Lewis

On the first day of Black History Month this year, Google celebrated the noted 19th-Century African & Native American sculptor, Edmonia Lewis, with a doodle. I was happy to see that she'd been chosen as an admirer of her work. I was first introduced to Lewis' sculpture and heartbreaking life story while in college. I was … Continue reading Poetry: Celebrating Edmonia Lewis


Poetry: The New Engagement

I'm really honored to have been included in Digital Issue No. 8 (February, 2017) of The New Engagement (TNE) - a literary and arts journal focused on stories of resilience and resistance by people of color. My sincere thanks goes out to the editorial team - Brian Alessandro, Lupe Rodarte & Laura Schleifer - once … Continue reading Poetry: The New Engagement