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Waters, Jesse
Jesse Waters? fiction, poetry and non-fiction work has appeared in such journals as 88: A Journal of Contemporary Poetry, The Adirondack Review, Coal Hill Review, The Cortland Review, Cimarron Review, Concrete Wolf, Iowa Review, Plainsongs, Magma, River Styx, Slide, Southeast Review, Sycamore Review and others. His first book of poems, Human Resources, will be released in Jan. 2011.
Watt, Gary
I was published by Poetry Quarterly.
Watt, Melissa
Melissa Watt holds an MFA in Creative Writing from Emerson College.
Weaver, Richard
I was published by Poetry Quarterly.
Webb, Loyana
Weber, Charlie
Charlie Weber lives in Scottsdale, AZ. He writes for hobby, as part of a local poetry roundtable. He has nothing published to date. His poem 'Middle' will be published by another journal, in the Fall.
Weber, Christoph
Christoph Weber is an arborist and 2015 Writers of the Future winner. His fiction has appeared in the journal Nature. Find him on Facebook and at www.christophweber.com.
Weber, Gregory
Webster, Abigail
Abigail Webster 4026 Arizona Street, San Diego, CA 92104 abigailewebster@gmail.com 417-300-4051 Dear Glenn Lyvers, Please consider these four poems -?Shell,? ?Dharna,??Leaving,? and ?Alzheimer?s There, Blueberries Here.?- for publication in Poetry Quarterly. Having read Poetry Quarterly for a couple years now, I believe my work could be a good fit. I am a recent college gradate with a degree in philosophy. If chosen, this would be my first publication. Thank you very much
Wegner, Adele
I was published by Poetry Quarterly.
Weinberg, Nicole
Nicole Weinberg is a student at New York University keeping her fingers crossed never to be set on fire by anyone she loves.
Weiss, Julie
Julie Weiss received her BA in English Literature and Creative Writing from San Jose State University. She's a 44-year-old ex-pat from Foster City, California, who moved to Spain in 2001 and never looked back. She works as a telephone English teacher from her home in Ciudad Valdeluz, where she lives with her wife, four-year-old daughter, and one-year-old son. Her work appears or is forthcoming in Lavender Review, Sinister Wisdom, Sky Island Journal, Glass: A Journal of Poetry--Poets Resist Series, The American Journal of Poetry, RECLAIM: An Anthology of Women's Poetry, peculiar journal, Stonecoast Review, Random Sample Review, and Down in the Dirt Magazine.
Weitzman, Sarah Brown
Weld-Cary, Paula
I was published by Poetry Quarterly.
Wells-Rau, Shanley
After spending 20 years as a writer/editor in the corporate world, Shanley Wells-Rau is working on her MFA in poetry at Oklahoma State University. Her poetry has been published in ByLine Magazine, Writers' Journal, and Frontier Mosaic. She serves as an editorial assistant for Cimarron Review.
Welsch, Gabriel
Gabriel Welsch is the author of four collections of poetry. His books include The Four Horsepersons of a Disappointing Apocalypse, The Death of Flying Things, Dirt and All Its Dense Labor, and the chapbook, An Eye Fluent in Gray. He also writes fiction, and his work has appeared in journals including Southern Review, New Letters, PANK, CutBank, West Branch, Moon City Review, and New Madrid. He lives in Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, with his family, and works as vice president of advancement and mark
Wener, Rebecca
I was published by Poetry Quarterly.
Wenger, Sara
I was published by Poetry Quarterly. I have also published in Highlights for Children, Three Line Poetry, Montana Magazine, Mothers Always Write and Poetica.
Werner, Mari
Mari Werner’s work has been published in Rattle, Altadena Poetry Review, Colorado Boulevard, and elsewhere. She lives in Claremont, California and is a frequent reader at poetry venues in the greater Los Angeles area. This is her first inclusion in Poetry Quarterly.
Weston, Joanna M.
JOANNA M. WESTON. Married; has two cats, multiple spiders, a herd of deer, and two derelict hen-houses. Has a middle-reader, ?Frame and The McGuire', published by Tradewind Books; and poetry, ?A Summer Father?, published by Frontenac House of Calgary. Her eBooks found at her blog: http://www.1960willowtree.wordpress.com/
Wheat , Heather
Heather Wheat is a mother, wife, daughter, etc.; writer, teacher, book-lover, reader, editor, and blogger. Her poetry has appeared in Long Exposure Magazine, and her work and essays are on Bookwitty, BUST.com, McSweeney’s Internet Tendency, the blog of author Deanna Raybourn, in Richmond Magazine, and The Washington Post’s education blog. She has loved poetry since her AP Literature teacher introduced her to "35/10" by Sharon Olds, and she understood the power poems had to encapsulate emotions and life, yet make both transcend size. She drinks massive amounts of coffee in order to function, and blogs about books—and sometimes about teaching and life—at wanderingbarkbooks.com. She also tweets a fair amount at @hwheaties.
Wheeler, Caitlin
Caitlin Wheeler is a 23-year-old English teacher and Resident Life volunteer living in Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Wheway, John
John Wheway John Wheway?s poems have appeared in New Measure, Stand, Magma, The Warwick Review, Poetry Review, the Yellow Nib; also in the Templar anthologies ?Bliss? ,?Octopus? and 'Skein', and ?The Echoing Gallery? from Redcliffe Press. His chapbook ?The Green Table of Infinity? was published by Anvil Press Poetry, and a novella, ?Poborden? was included in ?Introduction 3? from Faber and Faber. He is a psychotherapist and has an MA in Creative Writing from Bath Spa.
Whisnant, Luke
Luke Whisnant?s novel WATCHING TV WITH THE RED CHINESE was made into an independent film in 2010; his most recent book is DOWN IN THE FLOOD, a collection of stories. Recent work has appeared in POETRY EAST, and FLASH: THE INTERNATIONAL SHORT-SHORT STORY MAGAZINE (England), and is forthcoming in CIDER PRESS REVIEW. He teaches creative writing at East Carolina University, where he also edits TAR RIVER POETRY.
White, Jill
Now retired from her career as a college administrator and communications professor, Jill White has become an award-winning jewelry artist and poet. Her poetry has appeared in numerous literary journals including U.S. 1 Worksheets, The Poetry Quarterly, Olentangy Review, Cumberland River Review, Rust+Moth, Stoneboat Literary Journal, Yellow Chair Review, and Dead Mule School of Southern Literature.
White, Sheryl
I am an artist, a painter. I have one published poem in Ibbetson Street Press, an upcoming essay to be published in The Boston Glove, and live in Boston.
Whitman, Neal Whitman
I learn to write by (1) reading and (2) writing, and I write to be read. Better read than dead. I am a volunteer docent at poet Robinson Jeffers Tor House in Carmel, California. When a visitor has not yet read his poetry, I am on a mission. It is a bit like Tinkerbell. Jeffers is a living poet so long as we read him.
Widerkehr, Richard
Wilbur, Frederick
I was published by Poetry Quarterly.
Wilder, KC
About KC Wilder Wilder taps the collective unconscious. In Joan Miro-like fashion, he sculpts a stylized and dreamy pop vernacular. The end result? At once painterly and musical, layering pop with a tongue-in-cheek, brightly colored surreal casing. This distinctive style Wilder calls ?fauxbrow?. Recent publishing credits include The Seattle Review, Poetry New Zealand, Pacific Review, Chronogram, Feathertale, Barnwood. Other Wilder influences include studies with Pulitzer prize-winni
Wiley, Mary Kathryn
Mary Kathryn Wiley graduated with a degree in English from Mercer University, where she won The Sophie Oxley Clark Williams Outstanding Essay Award for a paper on Proust's In Search of Lost Time, "Suffering and Solitude as the Companions of Art." After a few brief but formative years in Kinshasa, Za?re, Mary Kathryn grew up in rural Georgia as the fourth of six children. She currently lives in Macon, Georgia, with her cat, Owen. After an enlightening stint as a barista at Starbucks, she now work
Williams, Athol
Athol Williams is a South African poet and social philosopher. He has published three poetry collections including Bumper Cars (The Onslaught Press, 2015) and edited a poetry collection at Harvard. He was awarded the Sol Plaatje European Union Poetry Award in 2015 and his poems have been published in New Contrast, New Coin, Clare Market Review and Popshot. He has written two children’s books which have been distributed to 30,000 children through Read to Rise, the NGO he founded to promote youth literacy. Athol holds five degrees including masters from Harvard, MIT and LSE, and is currently studying Political Philosophy at Oxford University.
Williams, Isaac
Isaac Williams is a playwright, screenwriter, poet, and visual artist living in Southern California.
Williams, John Sibley
John Sibley Williams is the author of nine poetry collections, most recently Disinheritance. A nine-time Pushcart nominee and winner of various awards, John serves as editor of The Inflectionist Review. Publications include: Yale Review, Atlanta Review, Prairie Schooner, Midwest Quarterly, Sycamore Review, Massachusetts Review, Columbia, Third Coast, and Poetry Northwest.rnrn
Williams, Maisie
I was published by Poetry Quarterly.
Williams, Patricia
Patricia Williams taught art and design at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point for 27 years. Art, design and poetry, she feels, are natural partners, their work being the creative examination of life and living. Her poetry is found in many journals and anthologies. Her chap book, The Port Side of Shadows, was released in 2017 by Finishing Line Press. Kelsay Books/Aldrich Press released her collection, Midwest Medley, in 2018. It was selected for an Outstanding Poetry Book Award by the Wisconsin Library Association for books written in 2018.
Willis, Elysia
I once heard a beautiful, tragic poem written by a woman who would later become a good friend of mine. The lyrical, enchanting way she battled her personal demons inspired me to delve further into the art of poetry. I love the way words are turned into vivid images and feelings delivered in a manner both graceful and powerful. I've used poetry as a written canvas ever since.
Willitts Jr, Martin
I was published by Poetry Quarterly.
Wilson, Kyden
I was published by Poetry Quarterly.
Wilson, Leonore
Leonore Wilson is on the MFA advisory board at St. Mary's College. She has taught creative writing and English at various colleges and universities in the Bay Area. Her work has been published in Quarterly West, Third Coast, Madison Review, Pif, Silk Road, etc. She has been nominated for four Pushcart Awards.
Wilson, Penny
In addition to being published by Poetry Quarterly, Penny Wilson is a freelance writer who writes in several genres. She has written articles for WOW Women on Writing. Her poetry has been published in online journals, such as Ariel Chart, Spill Words Press and the Poppy Road Review. Penny is a member of the Austin Poetry Society. Her poetry has been featured in the publication America's Emerging Poets 2018 by Z Publishing. You can find more of her writings on her blog at https://pennywilsonwrites.com/ and follow her on Twitter @pennywilson123.
Wimmer, Maranda
My name is Maranda Wimmer, and I am a junior in high school. Writing is my strong suit and I've written numerous works ranging from short stories, ballads, and poetry. I've been recognized for my writing in county competitions and I plan to branch out further. I wish to pursue a future in writing, even if that means taking the road less traveled by.
Winkler, Gregg
I was published by Poetry Quarterly.
Winn, Howard
I was published by Poetry Quarterly.I have had poetry and fiction published by Dalhousie Review, The Hiram Poetry Review, The Antigonish Review, The Stand Magazine, The Xavier Review, The Evansville Review, Review. Galway Review (Ireland), New Verse News, Descant (Canada), Taj Mahal Review (India), Cactus Heart, Crack the Spine, Main Street Rag, Caduceus, Burning Word, Pennsylvania Literary Journal. Southern Humanities Review, Cutting Edgz, Chaffin Journal, and The Broad River Review. I have been nominated three times for a Pushcart Prize. My B. A. is from Vassar College. I have an M.A. in Creative Writing from Stanford University. I have done additional graduate work at the University of California San Francisco. My doctoral work was done at N. Y. U.
Wise, Guinotte
Guinotte Wise writes and welds steel sculpture on a farm in Resume Speed, Kansas. His short story collection (Night Train, Cold Beer) won publication by a university press and enough money to fix the soffits. Three more books since. A Pushcart nominee, his fiction and poetry have been published in numerous literary journals including Atticus, The MacGuffin, Santa Fe Writers Project, Shotgun Honey and The American Journal of Poetry. His wife has an honest job in the city and drives 100 miles a day to keep it. Some work is at http://www.wisesculpture.com
Wiseman, Jane
I am a writer of poetry and fiction living in southern Virginia. I have spent big periods of my life all over the country, mostly in the Midwest: Indiana (twice--Evansville and Richmond), Minnesota (Northfield), Missouri (St. Louis), Illinois (Urbana, Springfield). I have also lived in Philadelphia, Memphis, and Durham NC--I have wandered around as a sort of academic gypsy. I am currently finishing a novel along with (every single day--great discipline) poetry in a variety of forms.
Wohlberg, Tara
Vancouver-based Tara Wohlberg is a poet, lyricist and educator. A finalist in the City of Westminster (UK) Poetry Competition, her poetry was most recently published by CV2 and short-listed for the Malahat Review 2010 Open Season award. Her lyrics are published by EC Schirmer, Boston and Oxford University Press. Chapbook, ?Cold Surely Takes the Wood? will be published in spring 2013 with Alfred Gustav Press.
Wong, Deborah
Deborah Wong (b. 1982) lives in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. She graduated from University of London with Bachelor of Laws, and attended the summer intensive creative writing workshop at the University of British Columbia. Her works have been published on numerous online journals and paperback magazines, including Crack the Spine, Rat's Ass Review, The Stray Branch, Streetcake Magazine, Thought Catalog, Seagery Zine, Liquid Imagination, Strange Horizons, and forthcoming in Frozen Wavelets. Twitter: @PetiteDeborah
Wood, Sam
I am an undergraduate student at Stanford University, and I have never had my poetry published before (other than in a magazine for poetry written by high school students). However, everyone has to start somewhere!
Wright, Erica
Erica Wright is the author of the poetry collection Instructions for Killing the Jackal. She is the poetry editor at Guernica as well as an editorial board member for Alice James Books. Her latest novel is The Granite Moth.
Wright, Kirby
set in Hong Kong
Wright, Patri
Patri Wright has been shortlisted for the 2015 Bridport Prize, and poems from his pamphlet Nullaby have been published in several magazines, including Agenda, Allegro, Brittle Star and London Grip. He is a Lecturer at The Open University and teaches Creative Writing.
Wright, Wendeline
I am a book critic who knits during her children's nap times and writes poetry while they eat dinner.
Wu, Olivia
Olivia Wu’s poems have appeared in Aberration Labyrinth, Shen Jiang Weekly, First Literary Review-East, Quail Bell Magazine, Brevitas Festival Anthology, Brownstone Poets Anthology, and Great Weather for MEDIA Anthology. She is a member of Brevitas, an invited community of poets, and a member of Poetry Society of America’s poetry workshop group. Olivia holds an EMBA from Columbia University and resides in New York City.
Wu Li, Angela
I was published by Poetry Quarterly.
Wuest, Charles
Charles Wuest lives in Dallas, where he is finishing a dissertation on Chaucer and Boethius. His poems have appeared in The Texas Review, Verse, The Kennesaw Review, Runes, Southword, Subtropics, and other magazines.
Wyatt, Whitney
A majority of my writing is a form of catharsis. These poems are an outlet for myself but I hope others can find some solace in them as well.
Yam, Jerrold
Jerrold will be pursuing undergraduate Law at University College London in September 2012. Recent poems have appeared or are forthcoming in The Enchanting Verses Literary Review, Mascara Literary Review, Quarterly Literary Review Singapore, Quantum Poetry Magazine, Ceriph, Softblow, Singapore Memory Project, The Substation Love Letters Project and elsewhere. His debut poetry collection will be released in early 2012. He blogs at http://jerroldyam.wordpress.com/.
Yaremko, Peter
I was published by Poetry Quarterly.
Ybarra-Garcia, Rosemary
Short Autobiography Rosemary Ybarra-Garc?a is an educator and a life-long poet. Her work is included in the following publications: Lighthouse Point: An Anthology of Santa Cruz Writers, 1988; New to North America: Writing by Immigrants, Their Children and Grandchildren, Burning Bush Publications, Santa Cruz, CA, 1997, 2007; L?Ouverture, Atlanta, Georgia, 1994; California Quarterly: A California State Poetry Society Publication, Volume 24, No 3, 1995; House of Song, 2012, Create Space Publicat




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