links of interest

send me a cup of coffee

So, if I made you smile or you love that last poem I read or I managed to say something that stayed with you, you can tip me with a cup of coffee. It is my favorite thing, after all.

recent publications

Scalawag Magazine’s new series, poetry & playlists, features a poem and a 5 song playlist that works with that poem. My poem, chicharras, is one in this series! Check it out here.

Find three of my recent poems at Chachalaca Review. This review is pretty great. You should send your work too.

La Voz de Esperanza featured work by Latina poets with new book releases in its April 2019 publication. Published in conjunction with the April 6th reading at the Esperanza Peace & Justice Center.

[longing] a new poem, up at Cloud Women’s Quarterly.

following others

FlowerSong Books, publishing books with so much energy!

fun things from me, jo, available now on

This City Is A Poem, an annual celebration during National Poetry Month, in San Antonio, TX. Highlighting poets and writing in the area. On tumblr, Facebook, and Twitter.