B.A., University of Colorado, Boulder; M.A., University of Buffalo. Poet, performer, and author of literary essays and cultural criticism. *Author, I, Afterlife: Essay in Mourning Time* (Essay Press, 2007) and *Everywhere Here and in Brooklyn* (Belladonna Collaborative, 2012). Co-editor, with Tonya Foster, of *Third Mind: Creative Writing Through Visual Art* and *A Helen Adam Reader* (National Poetry Foundation, 2007). Lives in Westchester and directs the Center for Mindbody Studies, with a private hypnotherapy practice in Manhattan. Faculty, Language and Thinking Program.