“What Samantha does with language, with idiom, with sound, with metaphor and with form–strikes me as groundbreaking. It is the wrong word. The word I want should sound like opening a new space in our literature.”
-Emmy-award winning poet, Dr. Kwame Dawes
A graduate of University of Virginia’s Masters in Fine Arts program, Samantha has published her poems in over a dozen literary journals and anthologies. Below are examples of her works that have been published in Crab Orchard Review, Two Review, Louisville Review, Solo Cafe, Indiana Review, Breakbeat Poets Anthology, Cimmaron Review, Massachusetts Review, and elsewhere.