Listen” was featured on the podcast The Slow Down with Tracy K. Smith, produced by America Pubic Media with funding from the Poetry Foundation and support from the Library of Congress.
“Golden Shovel Buddha” was anthologized in Golden Shovel Anthology: New Poems Honoring Gwendolyn Brooks, University of Arkansas Press, 2017.
“Ribollita” was anthologized in World English Poetry Anthology, Bengal Publications LTD, 2016.
“Lot’s Wife,” “Iconoclasm,” and “The Love Movement” first appeared as part of the chapbook Slag and Fortune, Floating Wolf Press, 2013.
I would foremost like to thank the many poets who were brave enough to write about suicide and their grief. Your work is an inspiration to me, and I thank you for giving me permission to tell my own story. I hope this book might help others who have found