sophie is the author of MEET ME HERE AT DAWN ( YESYES BOOKS) and the chapbook _____ Versus recovery (Pilot books). she is the SPRING 2019 philip roth resident at the stadler center for POETRY AND LITERARY ARTS, and the 2019/20 Kenan visiting writer at unc chapel hill.
selected works: the new Yorker, agni, Blackbird, ploughshares, ZYZZYVA, Alaska quarterly review, neck, Colorado review, The Rumpus (Voices on addiction feature), bennington review, THIRD COAST, nomadic ground, The LOS ANGELES REVIEW, The Cincinnati Review, poetry Northwest, and Constant Stranger: After Frank Stanford (Foundlings press, 2018)
Forthcoming: Southern Indiana Review, Foglifter, Alaska Quarterly Review, The Gettysburg Review, and zocalo public square.
ORIGINALLY A DANCER, sophie’s interdisciplinary work includes creating SCENIC textS for dance theatre and choreography for PERFORMANCE ART. She is the co-creator and editor of Teen sequins, and Writes with the poet Corey Zeller under the pen name Bright division. Born and raised in PittsburgH, Sophie most frequently lives in Urban California or rural nebraska.