Bernadette Geyer

DE-Berlin 10405

Author's Bio

Bernadette Geyer is the author of the full-length poetry collection The Scabbard of Her Throat (The Word Works, 2013) and editor of My Cruel Invention: A Contemporary Poetry Anthology (Meerkat Press, 2015). Her work has appeared in 2015 Poet's Market, Fourteen Hills, Oxford American, Poet Lore, and elsewhere. She lives in Berlin, Germany, where she works as a writer, editor, and translator, and leads online workshops.

Publications and Prizes

My Cruel Invention: A Contemporary Poetry Anthology
(Meerkat Press, 2015)
, The Scabbard of Her Throat
(Word Works, 2013)
2015 Poet's Market
(Writer's Digest, 2014)
, D.C. Poets Against the War
(Argonne House Press, 2004)
, Letters to the World
(Red Hen Press, 2008)
, Old Flame: From the First 10 Years of 32 Poems Magazine
(WordFarm, 2013)
, Poetic Voices without Borders
(Gival Press, 2005)
, Poetic Voices Without Borders, 2
(Gival Press, 2009)
, Waiting Room Reader: Stories to Keep You Company, Vol. 2
(CavanKerry Press, 2013)
32 Poems, American Journal of Nursing, Arkansas Review, Asymptote, Atticus Review, Barn Owl Review, Beltway Poetry Quarterly, Birmingham Poetry Review, Border Crossing, California Quarterly, Center, Cold Mountain Review, Connecticut River Review, Connotations, Crab Creek Review, Dislocate, The Dos Passos Review, Ellipsis, Evansville Review, Flyway, Fourteen Hills, Gargoyle Magazine, Heron Tree, Hotel Amerika, La Petite Zine, Los Angeles Review, Marlboro Review, Mid-American Poetry Review, Midwest Quarterly, No Tell Motel, North American Review, Oxford American, Pebble Lake Review, Poet Lore, Potomac Review, Rattle, Roanoke Review, roger, South Dakota Review, The Ilanot Review, Verse Daily, Waccamaw, Weave Magazine
What Remains
(Argonne House Press, 2001)
Prizes Won: 
In 2012, Geyer's manuscript was selected by Cornelius Eady for publication by The Word Works. Recipient of a 2010 Strauss Fellowship from the Arts Council of Fairfax County (Virginia). Moving Words Poetry Prize (2000, 2004, 2007). Geyer was a Jenny McKean Moore Scholar at The George Washington University in 2004 & 2005.

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Last updated: Aug 08, 2018