Hailed as 'A hearty weed in the garden of American poetry' Dave Morrison's work has been widely published in literary magazines and anthologies. After years of playing guitar in rock & roll bars in Boston and NYC, he currently resides in coastal Maine. Morrison's seventh book of poetry is Clubland (a collection of poems about rock bars written in verse - 2011). Dave's eleventh collection is Cancer Poems, published by JukeBooks in 2015, and Mishara Music has released an audio CD Poetry Rocks in 2015.
Publications and Prizes
Black Boat black Water Black Sand (Moon Pie Press, 2009)
Agreeable Friends (Moon Pie Press, 2014), The Book of Forms (University Press of New England, 2014), What Happened To Us These Last Couple of Years? (So New Publishing, 2014), Take Heart (Down East Books, 2013), Pride and Passion (Moon Pie Press, 2012), Riffing On Strings (Scriblerus Press, 2009), Tribute to Orpheus (Kearney Street Books, 2007)
34th Parallel, Clare Literary Journal, Clockhouse, DASH Journal, Frigg Magazine, Garrison Keillor's Writer's Almanac, Impact, Juked, Mad Hatters Review, Main Channel Voices, Opium Magazine, Poor Mojo's Almanac(k), Psychopoetica, Rattle, Riverrun, Rumble, Santa Fe Literary Review, Slab Literary Review, Sleet Magazine, Spillway Review, thieves jargon, Third Wednesday, Tilt-a-Whirl, Two Cities Review, Void Magazine, Word Riot, Zygote in My Coffee