Vanilla. New York: PUSH/Scholastic Press, 2017.
• A Junior Library Guild selection
Talking in the Dark: A Poetry Memoir. New York: PUSH/Scholastic, 2003.
• Named a Book for the Teen Age by the New York Public Library system
The Full Spectrum: A New Generation of Writing about Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender, Questioning, and Other Identities (with David Levithan). New York: Knopf Books for Young Readers/Random House, 2006.
• Recipient of the Lambda Literary Award
“Since Feeling Is First” in The Writer’s Guide to Poetry. New York: Signature / Penguin Random House, 2017.
Poems in Anthologies and Magazines
“3 1/2 Love Sonnets,” HIV Here & Now, July 9, 2015.
“Bat House,” Gulf Cost: A Journal of Literature and Fine Arts, Vol. 27 Issue 1. October 2014.
“The Work of Sons and Fathers,” Slice Magazine, 2014.
“Transmission” in Contemporary Poetry, presented by the New Art Dealers Association (NADA), May 2014.
“Feeling Older” in Gay & Lesbian Review Worldwide, Vol. 20 Issue 5. September/October 2013.
“National Anthem, 1991” in Divining Divas: 100 Gay Men on Their Muses. Lethe, 2012.
“Nabakov, Naming the Animals” in A Face to Meet the Faces: An Anthology of Contemporary Persona Poetry. Akron, OH: University Of Akron, 2012.
“Sonnet [NOTE ON THE LEAP]” in The Lover’s Dictionary by David Levithan. New York: Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 2011.
“Marriage 1” and “Sonnet [NOTE ON THE KISS]” in Slice Magazine, Issue 7. Fall 2010/Winter 2011.
“My Boyfriend Refuses to Speak Iambic Pentameter” in Best Gay Poetry 2008. New York: Lethe Press, 2008.
“My Boyfriend Refuses to Speak Iambic Pentameter” in This Is Push: An Anthology of New Writing. New York: Push, 2007.
“Off Like a Prom Dress” in 21 Proms. New York: Scholastic, 2007.
“Aubade to Childhood” in The Best Young Writers and Artists in America. New York: Scholastic, 2002.
“Bamboo Grove” and “A Place Named for Deer” by Wang Wei. Guernica: A Magazine of Art & Politics, January 2012.
“Rebel Bond” in Spirit Animals: Tales of the Fallen Beasts. Scholastic, 2016.
Spirit Animals: Ninani (Tales of the Great Beasts Special e-Extra). Scholastic, 2014.
Infinity Ring Secrets #4: Blood and Ink (eBook Original, Kindle Edition). New York: Scholastic, 2013.
Infinity Ring Secrets #6: Up in Flames (eBook Original, Kindle Edition). New York: Scholastic, 2013.
Bob’s Burgers Mad Libs. New York: Penguin Random House, 2015.
Unicorns, Mermaids, and Mad Libs. New York: Penguin Random House, 2016.
Bob’s Burgers Grand Re-Opening Mad Libs. New York: Penguin Random House, 2017.