Patricia Carragon

P.O. Box 1014
New York, NY 10150-1014

Author's Bio

Ms. Carragon is an avid writer of short stories, prose, and poetry. Her first book of poems is Journey to the Center of My Mind (Rogue Scholars Press, 2005), followed by Urban Haiku and More (Fierce Grace Press, 2010). Her latest book is Innocence (Finishing Line Press, 2017). The Cupcake Chronicles is forthcoming from Poets Wear Prada. Her publication credits include Allbook Books, The Avocet, BigCityLit, Bear Creek Haiku, Boog City, CLWN WR, Clockwise Cat, Danse Macabre, Drunk Monkeys, Home Planet News, Inertia, Lips, First Literary Review-East, Levure littéraire, Long Island Quarterly, Mad Hatters’ Review, Maintenant, The Mom Egg, Panoply, poeticdiversity, Tribe Magazine, The Toronto Quarterly, Word Salad, Yellow Chair Review, and others. She is a member of brevitas, a group fiercely dedicated to short poems, and is a member of Pen Women's Literary Workshop and Tamarind. She is one of the Executive Editors for Home Planet News Online. She lives in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn.

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
Journey to the Center of My Mind
(Rogue Scholars Press, 2005)
Anthologies: 
2009 though 2016 Annual brevitas Festival of the Short Poem
(First Street Press, 2009)
, Estrellas en El Fuego, The Alternative New Year’s Day Spoke Word/ Performance Extravaganza Anthology
(Rogue Scholars Press, 2014)
, Mom Egg Review, 2017 Vol. 15
(Halfshelf press, 2017)
, One Hundred Voices, Vol II
(Centum Press, 2017)
, Palabras Luminosas, Luminous Words, The 22nd Annual Alternative New Years Day Spoken Word Extravaganza Anthology
(Rogue Scholars Press, 2016)
, Shadow of the Geode, The Alternative New Year’s Day Spoke Word/ Performance Extravaganza Anthology
(Rogue Scholars Press, 2015)
, The Hay(Na)Ku Anthology, Vol. II
(Meritage Press, 2008)
Journals: 
Bear Creek Haiku, Best Poem, Big City Lit, Chantarelle’s Notebook , Clockwise Cat, Danse Macabre, ditch, Flutter Poetry Journal, Heavy Bear , Home Planet News, Kritya, Levure Litteraire, Mad Hatters' Review, Maintenant, Mobius-The Poetry Magazine 2006, 2008, Poetz, Soul Fountain, Tamarind, The Toronto Quarterly, Troubador 21, Up The Staircase, Vagabondage Press
Chapbook: 
Innocence
(Finishing Line Press, 2017)
, Urban Haiku and More
(Fierce Grace Press, 2010)
Prizes Won: 
Finalist for the 2016 Long Island Light Poetry Competition.

More Information

Listed as: 
Fiction Writer, Poet, Spoken Word Artist
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Prefers to work with: 
Adults
Born in: 
New York
Raised in: 
New York, NY
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Last updated: Apr 18, 2017