List of Publications & Honors

Below is a mostly comprehensive list of my publications and literary honors. (For brevity’s sake, I have only included guest blog posts here, but all of my posts for Lantern Review can be found on its blog.) For selected examples of recent work, please return to the main writing page.

Published Work


  • Periodicity (Finishing Line Press, 2013)

Anthology Contributions

  • “Rachel Carson,” A Face to Meet the Faces: An Anthology of Contemporary Persona Poetry, U of Akron, 2012
  • “Stoichiometry,” Kartika Review: 2009-2010 Anthology, Kartika, 2011 [Reprint]
  • “Circumnavigation,” Best of the Net 2009, Sundress, 2010 [Reprint]

Journal Publications (Poems)

  • “Doe, a deer,” Kin Poetry Journal, March 2013
  • “New York,” Drunken Boat, Issue 16, Winter 2013
  • “Watching The Voyage of the Dawn Treader, I think of my father” The Collagist, Issue 38, Sept 2012
  • “Finchsong,” Boxcar Poetry Review, Winter 2011
  • “Anna Atkins,” qarrtsiluni, Sept 2011
  • “Dream Behind Glass,” “Aubade,” Phoebe, Fall 2011
  • “Ada,” Barely South Review, April 2010
  • “Pandemic,” Stanford Journal of Asian American Studies, Spring 2010
  • “Maria Mitchell,” “Field Notes: Lichen Morphology,” The Bend, No. 7 (2010)
  • “Periodicity,” Lumina, Vol. IX (2010)
  • “Walking home with groceries,” “on being far away in january,” Asia Writes, February 2010
  • “Bones,” “Airport, T-4 Hours,” “Spare the Air Day”, Writers Connect, January 2010
  • “Stoichiometry,” Kartika Review, Fall/Winter 2009
  • “Marie Curie, Dying,” “Shooting the Farmhouse,” “This Void Particulate,” The Bend, No. 6 (2009)
  • “Circumnavigation,” “Bites,” “How to Wash,” Cha: An Asian Literary Journal, May 2009

Journal Publications (Prose)

  • Review of Brynn Saito’s The Palace of Contemplating Departure, TAB: The Journal of Poetry & Poetics, Vol. 1, No. 4 (2013)

Guest Blog Posts

  • “Iris Law, Pt. 1 rain pearling my gut like sweat” [poem and Q&A tag], Fireside: A Kundiman Blog, 22 April 2014
  • “Iris Law, Pt. 2 #writetoday” [writing prompt], Fireside: A Kundiman Blog, 22 April 2014
  • “‘across and thru’+’this mean time’: Aryanil Mukherjee, Kimberly Alidio, and the Interdisciplinary Lens,” The Best American Poetry Blog, 3 May 2011


Awards & Nominations

  • Finalist, 2012 Tupelo Snowbound Chapbook Competition
  • 2011 Pushcart Prize Nominee for qarrtsiluni
  • Runner-Up, 2011 qarrtsiluni Chapbook Contest (Judged by Luisa A. Igloria)
  • Finalist, Spring 2011 Black Lawrence Chapbook Contest
  • 2010 Nominee, Best of the Net Anthology for Asia Writes (Judged by Chad Sweeney)
  • MFA Program Nominee, Notre Dame for Best New Poets 2010
  • 2009 Selected Poet, Best of the Net Anthology (Nominated by Cha)

Fellowships & Grants

  • Kundiman Fellow (2011–present)
  • Sparks Summer Publishing Fellow, University of Notre Dame (2009)
  • Diversity Fellow, University of Notre Dame (2008–2010)