author & children's advocate

Writing







ADULT READERS



             "Last Morning in TzununĂ¡ "
        poem at Tinderbox Poetry Journal
        Finalist for the 2021 Brett Elizabeth Jenkins Poetry Prize and the Majda Gama Editors’ Prize
        Longlisted for the 2020 Ginkgo Prize


             "The Millennium Village"
        short fiction at Waxwing Literary Journal

                "The House in Orange Grove"
        short fiction at Nat. Brut
          Selected as a 2018 Editor's Choice

                "A View of the Sea"
        short fiction at Obsidian: Literature in the African Diaspora
        Shortlisted in the 2012 Small Axe Literary Competition

        "Rumour, From Hayes Court"
        "Gossip, From Albion Street"
                two poems at PREE


             "Forest Psalmody"
        poem at Anomaly
        Nominated for the 2020 Orison Books anthology that seeks to highlight spiritually engaging poetry



        "Horror Vacui"
        "Lovesong of the Schuylkill"
        "In a Certain Light"
             three poems at  The Punch Magazine


        "Jesu, Revolutionary of the Tropics"
        "Carnival Monday"
        "Scrolls of Silt"
        "History Drops Litter"
        "Boissiere House, 2008"
           five poems at Moko: Caribbean Arts and Letters


        "Afterbirth"
        "Mors Poetica"
           two poems at Duende
            Shortlisted in the 2016 Small Axe Literary Competition

                "Fairmount Trees"
        personal essay at The Missing Slate


         "Wet Leaves"
        "Angler"
           two poems at sx salon


                "Saudade"
        poem at The Ekphrastic Review

                "Freshenings"
        poem at The Caribbean Writer






YOUNG READERS



                "Flight of the Pigeons"
        short fiction at Children's Writer's Guild Online

                "Blue"
        short fiction at Mirrors Windows Doors


                "Shakespeare Goes to Trinidad"
        poem at Children's Writer's Guild Online

                "In a Blue Hotel"
        poem at Balloons Lit. Journal