Charlie Bondhus

Author's Bio

Charlie Bondhus’s second poetry book, All the Heat We Could Carry, won the 2013 Main Street Rag Award and the 2014 Thom Gunn Award for Gay Poetry. His work has appeared in Poetry, The Missouri Review, Columbia Journal, The Bellevue Literary Review, and Copper Nickel. He is assistant professor of English at Raritan Valley Community College (NJ) and poetry editor at The Good Men Project (

Publications and Prizes

All the Heat We Could Carry
(Main Street Rag, 2013)
, How the Boy Might See It
(Pecan Grove Press, 2010)
What We Have Learned to Love
(Brickhouse Books, 2009)
Prizes Won: 
Thom Gunn Award for Gay Poetry, Main Street Rag Poetry Book Award

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Adults, Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual/Transgender, Teachers
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Farmington, CT
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Last updated: Dec 11, 2016