Ekphrastic Poem in Looking at Appalachia Project

My ekphrastic poem, “For Want of an Ark,” is the first collaborative work published in the new “Call & Response” series by the Looking at Appalachia photography project, which has been featured in The New York Times and National Geographic. My poem was inspired by my own experience in the “1,000-year flood” of Elk RiverContinue reading “Ekphrastic Poem in Looking at Appalachia Project”

Poetry Archived at Project Muse

My poems, “Seafarers” and “The Parting Glass,” are now online at John Hopkin University’s digital archive, Project Muse. Originally published in Appalachian Heritage, the poems are about connections between Ireland and West Virginia.