publications 

Composite Material // Spirit Willin | Black Warrior Review (forthcoming 2020)

To Conjure the Future We Want, We Need a Revolution of the Heart | Truthout

ibi mímọ or home was the holy place | Winter Tangerine Issue 4, Winter 2019

the cosmic matter of Black lives | Fall 2018 Issue of The Iowa Review (48.2)
received an honorable mention in Best American Essays 2019

Charting the Love — and Betrayal — In Our Stars | Longreads

blk_grls_x-ing | Spring 2017 Issue of Fourth Genre
received an honorable mention in Best American Essays 2018

An Open Letter to President Obama | Bustle Magazine

Resisting Despair: Speaking Truth in the Face of Trump | Truthout

Dislocations | The Feminist Wire

recognitions

2019 Kresge Literary Arts Award recipient for Creative Nonfiction | June 2019 - July 2020

Honorable mention in Best American Essays 2018 for “blk_grls_x-ing”
October 2018

Interview with Daryhl Covington for Fourth Genre’s “Off the Page” Podcast
May 2019 (episode forthcoming)

Winter Fellow at The Room Project
February - May 2019

Detroit Art Week Reading @ David Klein Gallery | July 2019

Winter Fellows New Work Reading @ Room Project | May 2019

Reading @ Hamtramck Free School with Rob Halpern | May 2019

Reading @ Third Man Records Detroit with Kat Gardiner and friends
September 2018