My poem “Terrarium” appears in this just published anthology of Freud in Poetry. My gratitude to the editor, Irene Willis!

You don’t have to be a Freudian to enjoy this provocative selection of poetry by Toi Derricotte, Anne Carson, Alicia Ostriker, Louise Glück, David Lehman, Lynn Emmanuel, and many others. #womenpoets #indiepublishers

To order:

Climate of Opinion- Freud in Poetry, ed. Irene Willis, (IP Books, 2017)

May I also suggest another holiday gift for poetry lovers you know? I co-edited this anthology of poems about coffee and chocolate.  A delicious dip into contemporary poetry. To order: Ragged Sky Press or Amazon.



Hunterdon Poets Workshop at Hunterdon Art Museum, held on the second Sunday of each month from 2pm-4pm.   Remaining sessions — November 12, December 10, January 14, 2018+more dates in 2018 upcoming.

These are drop-in poetry sessions:  I provide a supportive framework for writing or revising poems. Craving artistic camaraderie but still feeling reserved about your work? You can receive as much or as little personal attention as you like. All levels are welcome, ages 18+.

$15 donation per session. Space is limited to 8 so reserve your spot early. Call Museum at 908-735-8415 for more information.

#hunterdonnj #clintonnj #poetryreading


Saturday, July 29, 2017
 at 12:30 am on Governors Island in New York City.

Ragged Sky Press at the New York City Poetry Festival
readings by poets Dean Kostos, Arlene Weiner, Ellen Foos, Hayden Saunier, Bernadette McBride and yours truly.




The Hunterdon Poets Workshop at Hunterdon Art Museum reading in the museum’s beautiful galleries was Saturday, June 3, 2017 at 2pm. Support homegrown poetry! Reading by established and emerging poets here in our area including Eric Erb, Christopher Hall, Anita Maximo, MaryAnn L. Miller, Niika Quistgard  and more, with your host, Vasiliki Katsarou. Refreshments will be served. Reading is free with suggested donation to Museum. (FYI– this is not an open mic.) Hunterdon Art Museum, 7 Lower Center St., Clinton, New Jersey

CHROMA: An Ekphrastic Project


To view the poetry+art event that I created together with artist Ravenna Taylor in April 2017, go to
at Ravenna Taylor Studio, 233 N. Union St., Lambertville, NJ.
With John Timpane, Ravenna Taylor, John Richard Smith, Lynne Shapiro, Hayden Saunier, MaryAnn L. Miller, Fred Lowe, Vasiliki Katsarou, Kasey Jueds, Lois Marie Harrod, and Ellen Foos.
1998, watercolor, gouache, 22 x 23 inches

Ravenna Taylor: Lux Aeterna 2, watercolor, 22 x 23 inches

I have two poems in the Fall 2016  TIFERET Journal.  My gratitude to the Editors.

  • The Letters
  • Lake of the Drowned Women




I also have poems in other recent and notable anthologies:





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