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Award-Winning Published Poet 


"an ode to my mother or how to make prom prom" - Obsidian: Literature & Arts in the African Diaspora, Furious Flower Poetry Prize Finalist  

"to the fxck gxrls at sea:" - Blood Orange Review, Poetry Contest Winner, Best New Poets Magazine Nominee

"6:29am, below sea level" - Up the Staircase Quarterly, Pushcart Prize Nominee 

"vulva ode" - The Offing

"Somebody almost walked off with all of my stuff" - New Delta Review

"all in a days work", "will they check for us / after death?"  - Puerto del Sol Black Voices Series

"Fantasy, Reality, and What Is Needed: Debunking Fantasy and Centering Truth in Black Women College Students’ Experience" - Celebrating Twenty Years of Black Girlhood: The Lauryn Hill Reader

"do you see it?" - A Garden of Black Joy: Global Poetry from the Edges of Liberation and Living

"American Double Toasted Banana Nut Bread" - Pan African Spaces: Essays on Black Transnationalism

"The Power and Potential of Culturally Engaging Approaches in Student Affairs Graduate Programs" - About Campus​


Barclay Center; The New Amsterdam Theater; The World Famous Apollo Theater; The United Nations; Skirball Center for the Performing Arts; ACPA College Students Educators International Convention; NASPA's Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education Conference; The National Conference on Race and Ethnicity in American Higher Education; Nuyorican Poets Cafe; Bowery Poetry Club; Poetic License Festival; Women’s Center Stage Theater Festival; Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Inc.; St. John's University; St. Francis College; Monroe College; Indiana University Bloomington; Brown University; Wentworth Institute of Technology and Elsewhere 

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