National Film Board of Canada:Pasalubong: Gifts from the Journey


A Few Wishes for Future Not Ever Banned Immigrants Coming of Age Over Here” and “Dear Phosphorescence.” #NoMuslimBanEver Micropoem Campaign.

“A Pavement Sweeper’s Quarry” and “No Language.” The Margins.

“Mid Step” and “Outside.” Poemeleon: The Asian Pacific American Issue.

[The moon ringed by a clarion…] and [We saw there…]Sundog Lit.

What Oxygen Preaches to Iron.” The Offing, Micro.

[The smell of ants…]. Duende Literary Magazine, Monthly Spotlight.

The Opposite of Holding in Breath—.” Split This Rock, Poem of the Week.

“Let’s Leave Our Shadows to Those Who Forget Theirs” and “Fish Scales to Wipe off the Counter of My Childhood.” Word Riot.

[There will be more soldiers…] and [When you straggle…]B O D Y Literature.

Refuse to Swim.” Five Quarterly, Summer 2014.

“At the Edge of the Drought.” Blast Furnace, Vol. 4, Issue 2, July 2014.

“Body Body,” “Conjure Lion’s Roar from Spitting Cobra’s Belly,” and “Raven City.” Zócalo Poets.


“Bring Your Body into the Rubble.” Nimrod.

“First Beggar Declares His Love to Ash” and [The moon ringed by a clarion halo]. TAYO Literary Magazine.

“Like Prophesy in Waves (Introduction to Symposium: Kwame Dawes),” co-written with Cecily Nicholson. Poetry International.

[Like the wind teaching trolleys to stop…]. Chautauqua Literary Journal.

We See Here, He Said,” “And Everything You See is an Eye. A Window” and “The Walls are Orange.” Contemporary Verse 2.

“Filth! You Filthy Piece of Trash, Wussup?!” Toe Good Poetry.

“Loosening Coconut Water in a Jar under a Warm Tap.” Cutthroat, a Journal of the Arts.

“Funeral for Confusion” and “Refrain.” LUMINA.

“Case Study: Moving Day.” TAYO Literary Magazine.

“Area Boys,” “For Give,” “No One is Illegal Playlist for Family Reunification,” and “Temporary Meanwhile.” PULSE Zine, 2012.

“Some Wear Bodies.” Kartika Review.

“Front Stairs” and “Hum (Jan 2009).” 580 Split.


“Foreword.” Joyful Militancy: Building Thriving Resistance in Toxic Times. carla bergman and Nicholas Montgomery. Oakland: AK Press, 2017.

“Resemblance,” with David Maduli, and “(enshrined in loss).” Kuwento: Lost Things—An Anthology of New Philippine Myths. Rachelle Cruz and Melissa Sipin, editors. San Francisco: Carayan Press, 2015.

“Dock Scribes,” with Cynthia Dewi Oka and Sevé Torres, and “Funeral for Confusion.” Dismantle: An Anthology of Writing from the VONA/Voices Workshop. Marissa Johnson-Valenzuela et. al., editors. Philadelphia: Thread Makes Blanket Press, 2014.

“It’s Cold in the Shade.” VERSES TYPHOON YOLANDA: A Storm of Filipino Poets. Eileen R. Tabios, editor. San Francisco and St. Helena: Meritage Press, 2014.

“Fish Hooks” and “Introduction to Race.” Stay Solid: A Radical Handbook for Youth. Matt Hern and the Purple Thistle Centre, editors. Oakland: AK Press, 2013.