If the future is our next breath, these poems are the wind they ride on.

- Sojourner Ahebee, Author of Reporting from the Belly of the Night


2021 Best of the Net Nominee (Pigeon Pages NYC)


2021 Pathos Labs PopShift Narrative Impact Fellow

2021 Planet Earth Arts Creative Writing Prize –"Exhibition of a Dying City"


2021 Pigeon Pages NYC Poetry Prize Winner –"Nothing Blacker than My Bank Account"

2021 Foglifter Journal Start a Riot! Chapbook Prize Semifinalist – "Running From Streetlights"

2020 Button Poetry Video Contest Finalist – "Dream Journal (after Danez Smith)"


2020 The Watering Hole Writing Workshop Fellow

Adroit Prize for Poetry Semifinalist (2020) – "Poem Always Having to Repeat Itself"

Button Poetry Video Contest Honorable Mention (2019) – "Captain's Log"

Stanford Spoken Word Collective Co-Director (2019-21)

College Unions Poetry Slam Invitational Finalist (2018, 2019)


On Synaesthesia | Half Mystic Journal

Sunshine & Dominoes & Lemondade & Joy | Meeting the Moment


Writer of the Week: DeeSoul | novelminority

Darnell Carson | Writers at Stanford

30 Black Poets You Have to Check Out | Gritty Vibes

Staff Spotlight | The Adroit Journal

Coffee & Chat with Rev Bruce | YouTube

Performing Arts at Stanford During COVID-19 | The Daily Brew (Podcast)

Highlighting Past and Present OAR Contributors–Topic: Race & Racism | Oakland Arts Review

Spoken Word Collective hosts first digital open mic | The Stanford Daily


Stanford Spoken Word Collective shines at CUPSI | The Stanford Daily

Stanford poetry team blooms at CUPSI, takes second place in finals | The Stanford Daily