J. D. Nelson


Author's Bio

J. D. Nelson experiments with words and sound in his subterranean laboratory. More than 1,000 of his poems have appeared in many small press and underground publications. He is the author of several collections of poetry, including *Cinderella City* (The Red Ceilings, 2012), *When the Sea Dies* (NAP, 2011), and *The Frankendelphia Experiment* (Tainted Coffee, 2010). His audio experiments are available at OwlNoise.com. Visit www.MadVerse.com for more information and links to his published work. J. D. lives in Colorado, USA.

Publications and Prizes

A Common Spring Vol. 2
(A Common Spring, 2006)
, Anthology 6
(Green Panda Press, 2006)
, Best of The Dream People Poets
(The Dream People, 2003)
, Megaera Anthology Volume 1
(Megaera, 2005)
, Pussy Lickin' Good
(Ebullience Press, 2006)
, San Gabriel Valley Poetry Calendar 2005
(Palabra Press, 2005)
, San Gabriel Valley Poetry Calendar 2006
(Palabra Press, 2006)
, San Gabriel Valley Poetry Calendar 2007
(Palabra Press, 2007)
, The Boy's No Good
(Cat Scan Press, 2007)
, The Golden Wings
(Cyberwit.net, 2002)
99 Burning, A Hundred Gourds, abcdefz.com, AHA! Poetry, AntiMuse, applevalleyreview.com, ArtCandy, asinine poetry, Asphodel Madness, Barfing Frog Press, Beside the White Chickens, Blue Mag, Blue Murder Poetry, Bohème Magazine, Bolts Of Silk, Bones, Boston Literary Magazine, Calliope Nerve, Canopic Jar, Censored Poets, Cherry Bleeds, Children Churches & Daddies, Clutching at Straws, Conceit Magazine, Connotation Press, Counterexample Poetics, Coupremine, Cyanide, DADA Yow!, Dada, Surrealism & Absurdism, decomP, Defenestration, Dispatch, ditch,, Dr. Madd Vibes, dripping ink, DyingWriters.com, EOTU, Eratio Poetry Journal, Fluid Ink Press, Get Underground, Good Liar, Gutter Eloquence, Haggard & Halloo, Halfway Down the Stairs, Halving a Baby, Hiss Quarterly, hutt, Idiot's Manifesto, In Between Hangovers, Instant Pussy, Joey & the Black Boots, ken*again, Letter X Magazine, LIt Chaos - Print Edition, Literary Chaos, Literary Vision Magazine, Lost Owl Poetry Ezine, Lunatic Chameleon, Mad Hatters' Review, Mad Swirl, Main Channel Voices, Maintenant, Meeting of the Minds Journal, Megaera, Merge, Mindfire Renewed, Misanthropists Anonymous, Monday Night, Moria, Moss Trill, My Favorite Bullet, nostress, O Sweet Flowery Roses, Otoliths, Paradox Poetry, Pfft!, Pig Iron Malt, Plain Brown Wrapper, Presence, Prose Toad, quarter after, Red Fez, Remark, Revolution, San Gabriel Valley Poetry Quarterly, Scissor Socket Shocker Zine, Scorched Earth Publishing, Sein und Werden, Shadow Poetry, sidereality, slon, Snow Monkey, Spent Angel Press, Spent Meat, Starfish Poetry, Strange Road, SubtleTea, Switchback, Synapse, systemBitch, Teekup Zine, Ten Thousand Monkeys, The Beatnik, The Centrifugal Eye, The Cerebral Catalyst, The Dream People, The Flask Review, The Indite Circle, The Mastodon Dentist, the muse apprentice guild, The Onion Union, The Orange Room Review, The Persistent Mirage, The Poetic Table of the Elements, The Quirk, The ShadowShow, The Shantytown Anomaly, The Sidewalk's End, The Swamp, The Tamafhyr Mountain Poetry Irregular, The Unholy Biscuit, Thick With Conviction, thieves jargon, tin lustre mobile, tinywords, Toasted Cheese, Triptych Haiku, Underground Literary Adventures, Underground Window, Unlikely Stories, Vacancy, Venereal Kittens, VOiCE, Void Magazine, Voltaire's Inkwell, Ward 6 Review, Whistling Shade, why vandalism?, Wire Sandwich, Word Riot, Zygote in My Coffee, Zygote in My Coffee Print Edition
Cinderella City
(The Red Ceilings Press, 2012)
, Noise Difficulty Flower
(Argotist Ebooks, 2010)
, On the Toad
(Friends of the Red Cedar Trail, 2011)
, Piso Mojado
(Argotist Ebooks, 2012)
, The Frankendelphia Experiment
(Tainted Coffee Press, 2010)

Reviews, Recordings, and Interviews

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Celtic American, Irish American
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Boulder, CO
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Last updated: Aug 18, 2016