Editor, The Portola Reporter, Portola, CA
Writer, Office of Public Affairs, University of the Pacific, Stockton, CA
Writer, Office of Public Affairs, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ
Writer and editor, New York University, New York, NY (retired)


Articles, prose, poetry, and reviews: Mexico Quarterly Review, Orion Quarterly, St. Andrews Review, The Human Voice, The Nevada State Journal, The Santa Fe New Mexican, The Taos News, Watch & Clock Review, and West Coast Review.  Freelance grant writing: Tulane University.

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In 2009 my wife, Lynda, and I launched Palisade Press as a small, independent publisher of poetry, translation, photography, and art. 

Please visit www.palisadepress.com.


B.A., English, St. Andrews University, Laurinburg, NC
M.A., American Studies, New York University, New York NY
Creative writing studies, Universidad de las Americas, Pueblo, Mexico