Publications

Books
Nothing Is So Lovely (Finishing Line Press, 2016)
Royal Crown (Wild Leek Press, 2014)

Poems
“The Cloud-Maker,” “The Kiss.” The Anthology of Appalachian Writers: Nikki Giovanni Volume VIII (Shepherd University, 2016).
“I Was Born Old.” Still: The Journal (Fall 2016 Issue).
“Today.” One Sentence Poems (April 23, 2015).
“Still Life.” The Pikeville Review (Spring 2015 Issue).
“Dear Seymour.” One (Issue 4).
“White Wire.” Prime Number Magazine (Prime Decimals 67.2). (poem and comment)
“Clocks: No Time for a Funeral.” Eclectica Magazine (Volume 18, Number 4).
“A golden spider.” Paragraph Planet (featured September 13, 2014).
“Take the Nearest Detour.” Silver Birch Press (Where I live Poetry & Photography Series).
“Prince’s Self-Portrait as Memory.” Silver Birch Press (Celebrity Free Verse Series).
“The Big Picture.” Pure Coincidence Magazine (Issue 2).
“Marina del Rey,” “The Box.” Clamor (2014 Issue).
“Elephants.” RiverLit (100 Word Challenge).
“Narcissus.” Storm Cycle: The Best of Kind of a Hurricane Press (Kind of a Hurricane Press, 2013).
“Perfection,” “The Schoolhouse.” Silver Birch Press (April Fool’s Day Erasure Poetry Series).
“The History Books.” 3Elements Review (Volume 1, Number 3).
“Narcissus,” “The Kiss.” In Gilded Frame (Kind of a Hurricane Press, 2013).
“Tomorrow.” NOIR Erasure Poetry Anthology (Volume 5) (Silver Birch Press, 2013).
“Yes.” Silver Birch Press (Valentine’s Day Erasure Poetry Project).
“Take the Nearest Detour.” Dirty Chai (Issue Two: Adventureland).
“Utah.” About Place Journal (Volume 2, Issue 3: The Future of Water).
“Rite of Passage.” 3Elements Review (Volume 1, Number 1).
“Ariadne Asks Daedalus for a Map.” Eclectica Magazine (Volume 17, Number 4) and Eclectica Magazine 20th Anniversary Best Poetry Anthology (Eclectica Magazine, 2016).

Music & Film Reviews
As a freelance writer and editor, Butler has written hundreds of music and film reviews, including a column showcasing and interviewing rising indie music artists at former online music magazine BeatCrave.