Christopher Watkins

Author's Bio

Christopher Watkins’ debut collection of poetry, “Short Houses With Wide Porches,” was published by Shady Lane Press in 2008. He was the Kerouac House Writer-In-Residence in Fall of 2006. He has been the recipient of a writer’s grant from the Vermont Studio Center. He holds a Creative Writing/Poetry degree from the Stonecoast MFA program at the University of Southern Maine. He is the author of the critically acclaimed wine blog “4488: A Ridge Blog.”

Publications and Prizes

Short Houses With Wide Porches
(Shady Lane Press, 2008)
In Our Own Words
(MW Enterprises, 2006)
, In Our Own Words
(MW Enterprises, 2003)
DMQ Review, Euphony, George Washington Review, Hayden's Ferry Review, Red Rock Review, Redivider, Skyline Magazine, Slipstream, SNReview, Talking River Review, TSR The Southampton Review

Personal Favorites

What I'm Reading Now: 
Ruining The New Road by William Matthews
The Lankavatara Sutra: Translation and Commentary by Red Pine
Mountain Home: The Wilderness Poetry of Ancient China by David Hinton

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Last updated: Jul 12, 2012