Portfolio – Selected Items


– Pushcart Prize Nomination for Kajiji Fires
– Laurels Graduate Tuition Remission Award, Portland State University
– Shelley Reece Poetry Award
– Academy of American Poets Prize


Portland Light: Post-Industrial City Poems & Photography, a collection of “lite” poetry & “dark” (black & white) photography.

Poems – Selection of Publications:

Ghost Town Poetry anthology
Tupelo Press’s Million Line Poem
Empty Shoes anthology

Various Readings & Appearances:

Ghost Town Poetry Open Mic October 2016’s Featured Poet (click Ghost Town Poetry link to read my poem Eclipse)
Beaverton Library Author Fair, May 21, 2016
– First Friday on Broadway, a Beaverton street fair, September 2015
– Northwest Multnomah County Library Reading – January 2012
Niche Wine & Art Reading with poet & host Christopher Luna – May 2011
KBOO Reading – January 2011
– Wordstock – October 2010
– St. Johns Booksellers reading – May 2010
– Fertile Ground public play reading – January 2010
– VoiceCatcher book release reading – November 2009
– Lloyd Center Barnes and Nobles – October 2009
– Portland State University – multiple poetry & play readings & various theatre & film performances, 2003 – 2006

Other Writing & Collaborations:

– Beginning in January 2017, various articles for BikePortland.org. Post arrangement, edits & headlines by BikePortland.org News Editor Jonathan Maus, two time winner of Portland, Oregon’s Best Local Blog
– Filmmaker Victoria Haiboniuk’s video (2017), based on my poem Birdsongs in Traffic
Joyride Podcast, discussing Pedal by Pedal zine by Julie Brooks (with mention of my essay, “To Find a Bra to Bike in” about 15 minutes in) February, 2017. For more of Cat Caperello’s Joyride Podcast episodes: click here
– “To Find A Bra To Bike In,” published in Pedal by Pedal, Volume 1, (2017)

Photographs & Other Art:

https://www.flickr.com – Naomi Fast
– Two Photographs, Holy Water and From Here published in 5th edition of VoiceCatcher (2010)

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