My chapbook [ G A T E S ] is available from Black Lawrence Press.

A Ritual in X Movements is available from Montez Press.


"the great green field"Pinwheel Journal, June 2019

"washee/was she"Poetry Magazine, April 2019

"nordkapp"Bodega Magazine, Issue 80, April 2019

"12 Step Cell" and "Reckoning," (including audio recordings) - HEArt Journal Online, July 2018

"Just Walking" and "Some Words Grow Tails," - Pinsapo Journal, Issue 2: Creature/Verdure, Pinsapo Press, Summer 2018

"come baby," - Origins Journal, Split This Rock issue, April 2018

"Mourning Notes," - Pinsapo Journal, Issue 1: Mourning Tent, Pinsapo Press, Spring 2017

"Should Have Already Mastered Everything" and "Just Before 88-30 51st Avenue" - Newtown Literary, Issue 10, Spring/Summer 2017 

"[ ]" and "[ ]" or Two - The Brooklyn Rail, March 2017

"The Toddler in Her Legs" and "Caribou"Dusie, Issue 19, The Asian Anglophone edition, 2016

"Brink," Winner of the 2016 Stacy Doris Memorial Poetry AwardFourteen Hills, 22.2, Summer 2016

"Typical Fish" Bone Bouquet, Vol. 7.1, Spring 2016

Six poems - Elsewhere, Issue 3, Winter 2014/15

"A Secret Life in Misspelled Cities" - dOCUMENTA (13), Notebook #105, 2012

"A Secret Life in Misspelled Cities" Drunken Boat, Issue 16, Winter 2012

"Grasping," "Wishing," and "In Prayer," - Green Mountains Review, vol. XXIV, No. 1, 2011


Book review of Hafez: Translations and Interpetations of the Ghazal Poetry Project Newsletter, Oct/Nov 2014

"'Jollywood', Afghanistan - Teenage Girls Create and Perform their First Play" On the Issues Magazine


Interview about [ G A T E S ] with Speaking of Marvels - blog highlighting chapbooks, novellas, and books of assorted lengths

"Consulting Hafez on the Trump Administration" - Steve Zeitlin's Poetry of Everyday Life blog 

"Open City: Blogging Urban Change" - interview with Urban Omnibus


One Story, Thirty Stories: An Anthology of Contemporary Afghan American Literature  - co-edited with Zohra Saed, University of Arkansas Press

"Afghan American Authors Raise Awareness" - Gulf News

"Afghan American Writing: One Story, Thirty Stories" - PRI’s The World

"Afghan Americans: Three Poets, Two Editors" - Levantine Review

"One Story, Thirty Stories" - South Asian Journalist Association Webcast

BookDragon: Books for the Multi-Culti Reader - Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center

2012 Independent Publishers Book Award, Silver Medal for Anthologies