Salt Hill: “The Bomb Shelter” (forthcoming Issue 43, finalist for the Philip Booth Poetry Prize)
Blackbird: “On Lockdown”, “Escape Plans”, “Aftermath” (forthcoming 2019)
Memorious: "Gospel with Quarrel and Hapless Prayer"
Thrush Poetry Journal: "Dragon's Den"
RHINO: "To the Woman in Withdrawal Next Cot Over at the Denver Facility for Public Inebriates"
Pleiades: "On Mama's Good Days We Collect Other Holy Things"
Indiana Review: "The First Year We Lived Underground"
Sou'wester: "No Daughter in the Bleachers", "Anger Management", "Monitored Sobriety"
Bullets into Bells: Poets and Citizens Respond to Gun Violence: "Stage Production"
The Missouri Review: "Several Deaths of My Sister"
Pleiades Volume 13, Number 2, Summer 2016: Unquiet Things by James Davis May- A Review by Anna Leigh Knowles
Awards and Honors:
Finalist- Phillip Booth Poetry Prize 2019
Honorable Mention- Academy of American Poets Prize 2018
Honorable Mention- Academy of American Poets Prize 2017
Honorable Mention- San Miguel de Allende Writers' Conference Poetry Contest
Finalist- Indiana Review 2016 Poetry Prize