sophie is the author of MEET ME HERE AT DAWN ( YESYES BOOKS) and the chapbook _____ Versus recovery (Pilot books). Her poems have appeared in The New Yorker, American Poetry Review, and other publications. The 2019 Philip Roth Resident at the Stadler Center for Poetry and Literary Arts, she is the 2019/20 Kenan Visiting Writer at the University of NOrth Carolina-Chapel Hill.
REcent & Selected work: the new Yorker, Poetry London, agni, Blackbird, ploughshares, Poetry Ireland Review, Foglifter, ZYZZYVA, Alaska quarterly review (2018) (2019), neck, zocalo public square, Colorado review, The Rumpus (Voices on addiction feature), Southern Indiana Review, THIRD COAST, The Cincinnati Review, Frontier PoetrY, The Gettysburg Review, and Constant Stranger: After Frank Stanford (Foundlings press, 2018)
Forthcoming: Poet LorE, MIchigan Quarterly Review
ORIGINALLY A DANCER, sophie’s interdisciplinary work includes creating SCENIC textS for dance theatre and choreography for PERFORMANCE ART. She Writes Collaboratively with the poet Corey Zeller, and is the EDITOR AND co-creator of Teen sequins.
Born and raised in PittsburgH, Sophie most frequently lives in Urban California or rural nebraska.