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from "This Is My Testimony"

Honey Literary


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"There is Still Singing

in the Afterlife" 

Glass: A Journal of Poetry


Nominated for a Pushcart Prize

"To Red Dust" 

The Common


Winner of The Poetry Society of America's

George Bogin Memorial Award, 2020

"To Red Dust

Tupelo Quarterly 


Four Quartets:

Poetry in the Pandemic,

honorable mention;

Cosmonauts Avenue

Nonfiction Prize

shortlist, 2019

"There They Are

The Florida Review



The Poetry Society of America's

Cecil Hemley Memorial Prize, 2020

"In America,

You Are Asked

Why Leaves Are Green?"

Black Warrior Review


Nominated for a Pushcart Prize

"Against This Earth,

We Knock" 



"The Revolution

Is Not A Dinner Party," 

Southern Humanities Review

Auburn Witness Poetry Prize

honorable mention 

"To Your Brother,

Who Is Without Name"

& other poems



"My Mother Renames

Herself Winter Blossom"

 "The Oracle,"

The Margins


The Mother, Sporklet, 2020

Playlist from There Is Still Singing in the Afterlife, Verse Daily, 2020 

"Showing My Mother a Censored Film She Cannot Unsee,  In Three Acts"  The Scores,
(English as an additional language special issue, 2020)

"To a Resilient New York: Notes from Quarantine," 
An interdependent poem with Jen Lue, Yanyi, The Highline New York, 2020

Anthologized in Grantmakers In the Arts  

"Right before Summer's Arrival," Mantis, 2020

"Days of Hourless Mothers,"  Flypaper Lit, 2020 

"Night People,The Margins: Transpacific Literary Project, 2019

"My Father Cut My Tongue to Say... (six estranged sonnets)," Women's Studies Quarterly: Asian Diasporas, 2019

"The Tractor," Nasty Women Poets: An Unapologetic Anthology of Subversive Verse,

Lost Horse Press, 2018

"Women, of Water" Sin​θ , 2018

"Ma-mi's Tail," Cha: An Asian Literary Journal, 2016

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