To educators: 

My books have been adopted for courses in Creative Writing, American Literature, American Studies, Asian American Studies, and Ethnic Studies at the University of California (Berkeley), University of California (Santa Barbara), University of California (Santa Cruz), University of California (Riverside), University of San Francisco, San Francisco State University, Sonoma State University, California College of the Arts, Ohio State University, University of Kansas, Western Washington University, University of Hawai’i (Manoa), University of Nebraska (Lincoln), University of Alabama (Tuscaloosa), Hunter College, Mills College, Muhlenberg College, University of Notre Dame, University of Texas (El Paso), Drake University, and Stanford University.

If you are interested in teaching my books or chapbooks, please contact me.


Diwata (BOA Editions Ltd., 2010)

Diwata (BOA Editions, Ltd., 2010)

Poeta en San Francisco (Tinfish Press, 2005)

Poeta en San Francisco (Tinfish Press, 2005)

 Gravities of Center (Arkipelago Books, 2003)

Gravities of Center (Arkipelago Books, 2003)


For the City That Nearly Broke Me (Aztlan Libre Press, 2012)

Cherry (Portable Press at Yo-Yo Labs, 2008)

Easter Sunday (Ypolita Press, 2008)