is the author of Obscenely Yours
(Alice James Books, 2013), winner of the Kinereth Gensler Award and finalist for a 2014 Lambda Literary Award. His poems have appeared in Best American Poetry 2012, Best New Poets 2011, Boston Review, Fence, The Los Angeles Review, Tin House
, and elsewhere. He is a winner of the 2011 "Discovery" / Boston Review Poetry Contest and the founder of the White Swallow Reading Series in Manhattan. He also teaches at Rutgers University, New Brunswick.