Michael Wells

Independence, MO 64055
(816) 305-7422

Author's Bio

Michael Wells is a native Missouri poet spending most of his life in the Kansas City Area. Along with 24 other emerging writers, Michael was chosen from some 300 + applicants for the Writer to Writer Mentorship Program Spring 2017 session through the Association of Writers and Writing Programs.

Publications and Prizes

The Best of Boston Literary Magazine
(Big Table Publishing Company, 2016)
Apeiron Review, Boston Literary Magazine, Gravel Literary Journal, Liquid Imagination, Park University Scribe, Punchnel's, Right Hand Pointing, Rockhurst Review, Rose & Thorn Journal, Montucky Review, Whale Sound

Personal Favorites

What I'm Reading Now: 
Magdalene by Marie Howe
Czar by Mary Biddinger
Tongue Screw by Heather Derr-Smith
Favorite Books: 
Hourglass Museum, The Shadow of Sirius, Theories of Falling
Favorite Authors: 
Saundra Beasley, Kelli Russell Agodon, W.S. Merwin, Mary Biddinger, Marie Howe, Heather Derr-Smith, and Shaindel Beers

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Scotch-Irish American, Welsh American
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Kansas City, MO
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Last updated: Aug 07, 2018