Poetry Publications

Translation Francisco Romano Pérez "Palabra desierta"

  • Collaborated on the translation of Palabra desierta, a book of poems by Francisco Romano Pérez (Abra Pampa Éditions, Paris 2015).

Awards & Experience

  • The University of Washington’s Grace Milliman Pollock Scholarship (2016-2017)
  • Oakley Hall III Memorial Scholarship to attend the Community of Writers in Squaw Valley, California (Summer 2016)
  • Public Relations Manager for Open Books: A Poem Emporium (2016-present)
  • The Seattle Review, reader (2015-present)
  • Sarabande Books, intern (2009)
  • Summer Literary Seminars Unified Literary Contest, finalist, 3 years in a row in poetry & fiction: 2010, 2011, 2012
  • Fulbright Fellowship: Teaching Assistantship in Malaysia (2009)
  • The University of Louisville Creative Writing Scholarship (2007)
  • Critical Languages Scholarship for Russian: St. Petersburg (2007)


  • MFA program in poetry, University of Washington (candidate, 2014-2017)
  • MA in Hispanic Studies, University of Washington (candidate, 2014-2017)
  • Bachelor’s in Spanish, minors in French & Russian Studies, University of Louisville, 2008