Paul Siegell

Philadelphia, PA 19147

Author's Bio

"HUNGRY MY HEAVY BUOYANT!" Paul Siegell is the author of three books of poetry: wild life rifle fire (Otoliths Books, 2010), jambandbootleg (A-Head Publishing, 2009) and Poemergency Room (Otoliths Books, 2008). He has contributed to American Poetry Review, Black Warrior Review, Coconut, Rattle, and many other fine journals. Born on Long Island, educated in Pittsburgh, employed in Orlando, Atlanta and now Philadelphia, Paul is a copywriter by day and a senior editor at Painted Bride Quarterly by choice. Kindly find more of Paul’s work – and concrete poetry t-shirts – at “ReVeLeR @ eYeLeVeL” (

Publications and Prizes

(A-Head Publishing, 2009)
, Poemergency Room
(Otoliths Books, 2008)
, wild life rifle fire
(Otoliths Books, 2010)
Anthology of Younger Poets
(Other Voices, 2008)
, Apocalypse Anthology
(Flying Guillotine Press, 2009)
, It Was Written: Poetry Inspired by Hip-Hop
(Minor Arcana Press, 2015)
, New Pony: A Horse Less Anthology
(Horse Less Press, 2010)
, The Gulf Stream: Poems of the Gulf Coast
(Snake Nation Press, 2013)
, The Red Room: Writings from Press 1
(Straw Gate Books, 2010)
, What We Brought Back: Jewish Life After Birthright- Reflections by Alumni of Taglit-Birthright Israel Trips
(Toby Press, 2010)
5 A.M., American Poetry Review, Black Warrior Review, BlazeVOX, Cleaver Magazine, Coconut Magazine, Dark Sky Magazine, Denver Syntax, Dusie, Eoagh, Eratio Poetry Journal, Everyday Genius, Festival Writer, Fox Chase Review, GHOTI, Horse Less Review, InDigest, Kulture Vulture, La Petite Zine, listenlight, MiPOesias, Moria, No Tell Motel, NOÖ Journal , Oranges & Sardines, Otoliths, Paper Darts, PFS Post, Philadelphia Stories, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Rattle, Redivider, Sawbuck, Shampoo, Sir!, Siren, Sixth Finch, SLAB, Softblow, Sous Rature, Sprung Formal, Sundog, Switchback, Tarpaulin Sky, Apiary Magazine, The Beat, The Portable Boog City Reader, Raintown Review, The Splinter Generation, Three Rivers Poetry Journal, Umbrella, Vox, West Wind Review, wheelhouse magazine, Word For/Word
(Ungovernable Press, 2008)

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Last updated: Jan 12, 2016