Kevin McLellan is the author of TRIBUTARY (Barrow Street, forthcoming) the chapbooks SHOES ON A WIRE (Split Oak, forthcoming) runner-up for the 2012 Stephen Dunn Prize in Poetry and ROUND TRIP (Seven Kitchens, 2010), a collaborative series of poems with numerous women poets.
Kevin has recent or forthcoming poems in books and journals including: 2014 Poet’s Market, American Letters & Commentary, Barrow Street, Colorado Review, Fourteen Hills, Horse Less Review, Kenyon Review Online, Poetry East, Ruminate, Sixth Finch, Spoon River Poetry Review, Thrush Literary Journal (nominated for Pushcart), Western Humanities Review, Witness, and numerous others.
Kevin lives in Cambridge MA, and sometimes teaches poetry workshops at URI.
Publications and Prizes
Tributary (Barrow Street Press, 2015)
Shoes on a wire (Split Oak Press, 2015), Round Trip (Seven Kitchens Press, 2010)
Split This Rock 2012 Poetry Contest (Judged by Naomi Shihab Nye)3rd Prize: “A Constellation of Mint”
2012 Cobalt Writing Prize
runner-up: "About Our Beginning"