Tim Hawkins has lived and traveled widely throughout North America, Southeast Asia, and Latin America, where he has worked as a journalist, technical writer, communications manager and teacher in international schools. His career has also taken some interesting detours into such posts as fish cannery slime table worker, stevedore, nose-hair clipper model and cram school teacher. After spending much of the '90's and '00's abroad, he currently lives in his hometown of Grand Rapids, Michigan. His writing has appeared in numerous print and online publications in the past decade. In 2012, he published his first poetry collection, Wanderings at Deadline (Aldrich Press) and was nominated for a Pushcart Prize. Find out more about his writing and read some of his work at www.timhawkinspoetry.com .
Publications and Prizes
Wanderings at Deadline (Aldrich Press, 2012)
13 Miles From Cleveland, Blueline, BluePrintReview, Eclectica, Four and Twenty, Iron Horse Literary Review, Lucid Rhythms, Nibble, Shot Glass Journal, Sketchbook: A Journal for Eastern & Western Short Forms, The Fib Review, The Flea, The Literary Bohemian, The Pedestal Magazine, The Shit Creek Review, The Smoking Poet, Umbrella, Underground Voices, Verse Wisconsin
Nominated for a 2012 Pushcart Prize.
What I'm Reading Now:
On Human Nature by E.O. Wilson, Carnival Evening by Linda Pastan, Reading Like a Writer by Francine Prose, Final del juego by Julio Cortazar, The Lie That Tells a Truth by John Dufresne
Hayden Carruth, Anton Chekhov, Emily Dickinson, Fyodor Dostoevsky, Euripides, Fernando García Lorca, Jim Harrison, Zbigniew Herbert, Weldon Kees, Alice Munro, Rainer Maria Rilke, B. Traven, William Shakespeare, Robert Stone, Wislawa Szymborska, Too many others to list…
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Listing last updated: March 5, 2013