Short film: Please Open A Door for Me, 2018
Video: A Rusted Rail, 30/30 Poetic Vision, Jack Kerouac School, 2015


Two Untitled Poems, ÖMËGÄ, Metatron Press, 2017
How to Eat Yourself, Spilled Milk, 2017
Who Brought the Storm, ExPat Press, 2017
Undertow, ExPat Press, 2017
Shadow on Bone, HEAVY ATHLETICS, 2016
please open a door for me, ÖMËGÄ, Metatron Press, 2016
The Sinking, Helix Syntax: The 41st Summer Writing Program Magazine, Naropa University, 2015
Three Untitled Poems, LuNaMoPoLiS no.3: On Your Person, The Lune, 2015
Pause for Your Mortality, The Lune, 2015
Three-Liners and Capital Heist, THWARP SHORTS 3.2, Semicolon, 2014
Commentary on a Tibetan Book, LuNaMoPoLiS no.2: Please Do Touch, The Lune, 2014
Untitled, LuNaMoPoLiS no.2: Please Do Touch, The Lune, 2014
Chapbook: gills in rain gutters, Kavyayantra Press, 2013
Excerpt from Landlocked Madness, The Riddles We Talked In, Semicolon, 2013
Where Trains Divide, Heart-Lipped Spider, Semicolon, 2012


My Size Dancing Barbie, Voices, (b)OINK, 2017
Jade Cruz Quinn's “of topological shift,” Boulder Tattoo Project, 2014

Other Publications

Interview with CAConrad, fields, 2016
J’Lyn Chapman with J. Hillis Miller, The Conversant, 2013
Fail Better, Shambhala Times Community News Magazine, 2014


Reading: Cal State LA, Los Angeles, CA, 2019
Reading: I’m Alive In Los Angeles, Letters to My City Release Party with Mike Sonsken, Poetry at the Space, Los Angeles, CA, 2019
Reading: The Cosmic Collective: A Group Poetry Reading, New Orleans Poetry Festival, New Orleans Healing Center, New Orleans, LA, 2019
Reading: Poetry at the Ben Montgomery Mile, Zephyr Community Art Studio, Santa Fe, NM, 2018
Performance art: Normal Dinner Party, Collective Arts Incubator, Los Angeles, CA, 2017
Modeling: The Deeper Show, photo series by Marcos Rivera, Las Vegas, NV, 2017
Poetry performance: Guest Artist appointment with musical accompaniment by Paddy Pearse, Manifesting Visions, Aware Project, Collective HQ/Counterpunch Studios, Los Angeles, CA, 2017
Reading: [Dis]connected, Naropa Writing Center, Naropa University, Boulder, CO, 2013

Talks & Presentations 

Workshop: “How to Read the Tarot Without Guidebooks,” Public Fruit Co., 2021
Panel: “The Braided River,” Summer Writing Program, Jack Kerouac School of Disembodied Poetics, Naropa University, 2015

Presentation at Writing Matters Conference, College of the Canyons, 2012


Hands, Morning/Mourning, Le Petit Press, 2018
Wendy C. Ortiz, fields, 2017
Matt Clifford, Ballad of Todd Last Year, Cherry Publications, 2017
CAConrad, fields, 2016
Mira Gonzalez, fields, 2016


Photography: dear friend and murder suite, NYCorrespondence, Kickstarter Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, 2014

Awards & Honors

Please Open A Door For Me, New Industry Finalist, Oaxaca FilmFest, 2019
Amiri Baraka Award, Jack Kerouac School of Disembodied Poetics, Naropa University, 2016


Radio interview: Amazing Stories from Skid Row, KKLA 99.5 FM, Los Angeles, CA, 2018
Radio show: Show hosted by Jeremey Kennedy and co-host Rebecca Ramirez, KCHUNG 1630 AM, Chinatown, Los Angeles, CA, 2017

New Digital Chapbook from JKS Student, Jack Kerouac School, 2014
Let Them Eat Cake: Across the Threshold: A Reading Hosted by the Naropa Writing Center by Joseph Navarro, Jack Kerouac School, 2014
The Story of Semicolon, Boulder Poetry Tribe, 2013


Bachelor of Arts in Writing & Literature
Naropa University, Jack Kerouac School of Disembodied Poetics, Boulder, CO, 2015

Additional Coursework

UCLA Extension Writers' Program, Los Angeles, CA, Winter 2022 (via Zoom)
ArtCenter College of Design, Pasadena, CA, Fall 2021 (via Zoom)


(W)rites of Passage with Sarah Schantz, Boulder, CO, January and February 2022 (via Zoom)
Four Queens with Selah Saterstrom, Boulder, CO, January 2022 (via Zoom)
(W)rites of Passage with Selah Saterstrom, Boulder, CO, September and November 2021 (via Zoom)
Echo Park Film Center with Will O’Loughlen, Los Angeles, CA, October 2021 (via Zoom)
The Home School with TC Tolbert, Hudson, NY, July 2021 (via Zoom)
(W)rites of Passage with CAConrad, Boulder, CO, May 2021 (via Zoom)
Kundiman with Nayomi Munaweera, New York, NY, March 2021 (via Zoom)
Echo Park Film Center with Lisa Marr and Paolo Davanzo, Los Angeles, CA, Winter 2021 (via Zoom)
Krystal Krunch with Asher Hartman and Haruko Tanaka, Machine Project, Los Angeles, CA, Winter 2017
Summer Writing Program, Jack Kerouac School of Disembodied Poetics, Naropa University, Boulder, CO, 2015 and 2016
Great Books Summer Program, Thomas Aquinas College, Santa Paula, CA, 2009

Meditation Training

Clairvision School, 2019–Present (Western Esotericism)
Big Bear Retreat Center, Big Bear City, CA, 2018–2019 (Theravada)
Against the Stream Meditation Center with Dave Smith, Malibu, CA, 2017–2018 (Theravada)
School of Humanity & Awareness (SoHA), Atlanta, GA, 2017 (Western Esotericism)
Naropa University, Boulder, CO, 2012–2015
    Samatha-Vipassana with Lama Tenpa (Vajrayana)
    Yoga with Nataraja Kallio
    Shamanic journeying and Chinese medicine with Marlow Brooks
Dharma Ocean with Reggie Ray, Boulder, CO, 2014  (Mahamudra)
Nalandabodhi Colorado with Lama Tenpa, Boulder, CO, 2012–2014  (Vajrayana)
Boulder Shambhala Center with Dzigar Kongtrul Rinpoche, Boulder, CO, 2013  (Vajrayana)

Professional Experience

Associate Marketing Manager, Articulate, 2021–Present
Digital Marketing Specialist, Articulate, 2020–2021

Content Strategist, The Moran Group, 2019–2020

Digital Media Specialist, Union Rescue Mission, 2018–2019

Employment Specialist, Union Rescue Mission, 2017–2018

Private Tutor, TutorDoctor, 2016

English Instructor and Tutor, Opportunities for Learning Charter Schools, 2015–2016

Faculty Liasion, Summer Writing Program, Jack Kerouac School of Disembodied Poetics, Naropa University, 2015

Academic Tutor, Youth Policy Institute, 2015

Marketing Coordinator, East-West Wellness, 2012–2014

Editorial Intern, Shambhala Times Community News Magazine, 2013

Copywriter, VimPeople, 2012

Counselor, Camp Whittle Outdoor Science School, YMCA of Metropolitan Los Angeles, 2011

Volunteer Experience

Board of Directors, Covenant Home for Children, Georgetown, Guyana, 2017–2019

Kitchen Volunteer, Union Rescue Mission, 2015–2016

Social Media Strategist, Heaven on Earth Society for Animals, 2015

Office Volunteer, Tia Chucha Press, 2012

Residential Camp Counselor, Camp Whittle and Camp Round Meadow, YMCA of Metropolitan Los AngelesNorth Valley Family YMCA, 2008–2012

View further details about my professional and volunteer experience on LinkedIn.