Poetry. Winner of the 2008 New Issues Poetry Prize, judged by Carl Phillips. "Here is a rarely expressed self-awareness that accedes as little to words as it does to the pain of the condition itself"—Fanny Howe.
Author City: NEW YORK, NY USA
Justin Marks is the author of two full-length poetry collections, YOU'RE GOING TO MISS ME WHEN YOU'RE BORED (Barrelhouse Books, 2014), and A MILLION IN PRIZES (New Issues, 2009), and his latest chapbooks are We Used to Have Parties (Dikembe Press, 2014), and Best Practices (Greying Ghost, 2013). Recent work has appeared in Denver Quarterly, Matter, similar:peaks, Leveler and Interrupture. He is a co-founder of Birds, LLC, an independent poetry press, and lives in Queens, NY with his wife and their twin son and daughter.
Reviews and Other Links
Matthew Falk in H_NGM_N
Joshua Butts in Word for / Word
Jay Robinson in Pinstripes Inc.
Dan Brady @ Barrelhouse