Writer, prairie lover, professor, photographer, monarchgard.com
Author of SLEEP, CREEP, LEAP: THE FIRST THREE YEARS OF A NEBRASKA GARDEN (essays) and AFTERIMAGE (poems). Shopping memoirs: MORNING GLORY: A STORY OF FAMILY & CULTURE IN THE GARDEN and the in-progress TURKEY RED: MEMOIRS OF OKLAHOMA. Working on native plants / garden ethics book. Speak nationally on native plants, prairie, sustainable design, pollinator gardens, philosophy and psychologically of gardens in a time of climate change and mass extinction.
Work has appeared in American Life in Poetry, ISLE, Orion, Subtropics, The Sun, Verse Daily; anthologies Tallgrass Prairie Reader and Prairie Gold.