News & Appearances


  • Published finalist in the international River of Words poetry contest for 2003 and 2004. River of Words is an organization dedicated to bringing consciousness to watersheds and environmental issues through inspiring the poetry and artwork of children all over the world.
    2003 Poem
    2004 Poem
  • Published finalist in the Stanford Anthology for Youth (SAY)for 2003 and 2004. Stanford University publishes the best student submissions in an annual anthology edited and published by Stanford students majoring in literature.
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  • My poems were included in two wedding ceremonies.
  • Published author in Chicken Soup for the Soul: Children with Special Needs.
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  • Published poem in Falling Hard: 100 Love Poems by Teenagers
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  • Published poem in River of Words: Young Poets and Artists on the Nature of Things
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