While I have written hundreds of news and feature articles during my time as a journalist for the Gleaner Company and as a freelance writer for the Jamaica Business Journal, this page is dedicated to my published creative writing pieces. 

FELLOWSHIPS 

Zora Neale Hurston/Richard Wright Foundation - Washington, D.C. - August 2019

Martha's Vineyard Institute of Creative Writing - Oak Bluffs, Massachusetts - June 2019

Kimbilio Fiction - Taos, New Mexico -  July 2016, 2017, 2018

Callaloo Creative Writing Workshop - Oxford, England -  July 2015

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Motherland and Other Stories, Peepal Tree Press, forthcoming in July 2020.

Novel Excerpt - My Name Is Sweet Thing - Part 2 "The River" - Solstice Literary Magazine - forthcoming in Winter 2019

"The Wish" Blood Orange Review - forthcoming in December 2019

"The Blackout" Transition Magazine (Issue #129) - forthcoming in Fall 2019

"Prodigal" - Kweli Journal  (Fall 2019)

"Help Wanted" - Pleiades - (Summer 2019) 

Novel Excerpt -  My Name is Sweet Thing - Part 1 "Whose Little Girl Am I?" - Solstice Literary Magazine - (Spring 2019)  

"Cecile" Interviewing the Caribbean (Winter 2018) 

“Finding Joy” midnight & indigo (Winter 2018) 

“Birdie.” Moko, Issue 14 (November 2018). 

“The Encounter.” aaduna, vol 7. no. 2 (Summer 2017).

“Melba.” Susumba Issue 8, (July 2016).


“Market Bus Ride.” Southwestern Review, (Spring 2013).


“Goodbye, Marjorie – Part 1.” The Sunday Gleaner, August 2, 2009.

“Goodbye, Marjorie – Part 2.” The Sunday Gleaner, August 9, 2009.

Creative Non-fiction

"The Year in Red Mountain Country" - Teacher Voice Anthology  -  forthcoming in Fall 2019

"The Choice" The Rumpus - Enough Issues (2019) - forthcoming in 2019

"On Nudity.” Southwestern Review, (Spring 2018)


“July 12, 2007.” Past-Ten, (July 12, 2017).


“Land of Peaches.” Rigorous, vol 1. no. 2. (April 2017).

“Into the Cold.” Life-info, vol. 10 no. 1 (2011).

 

Poetry

"Muse" - Smitten - Blue Indi(e) Publishing - forthcoming in Fall 2019

 

"And When Did It Begin?" - Smitten - Blue Indi(e) Publishing - forthcoming Fall 2019

"Taboo” Duende (Spring 2019) 

“Go Beyond The Silence" Feminessay (May 2019)


“Homesick” Moko, Issue 13 (May 2018)


“Restoration” Moko, Issue 13 (May 2018)


“In Remembrance” Moko, Issue 13 (May 2018)


“In My Country.” Spectrum, vol. 39 no. 3 (Summer 2011).

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Reading "Finding Joy"

AWP, Tampa, Florida March 8, 2018