Tobi Cogswell

Author's Bio

Tobi Cogswell is a two-time Pushcart nominee. Publication credits include or are forthcoming in Illya’s Honey, REAL, Iodine Poetry Journal, Slipstream, The Chaffin Journal, Turbulence (UK), Ballard Street Poetry Journal, Bacopa, Compass Rose, Alligator Stew (UK), The Broken Plate, Bordercrossing, I-70 Review, Rufous Salon (Sweden), Gargoyle, Incandescent (UK), Sentinel Quarterly (UK), Agenda Poetry (UK), and Pale House - Letters to Los Angeles. Her fifth and latest chapbook is "Lit Up", (Kindred Spirit Press).She is the co-editor of San Pedro River Review (

Publications and Prizes

Bellowing Ark, Eclipse, Essence, Forge Journal, Los Angeles Review, Other Voices, poeticdiversity, Red River Review, Spot Literary Magazine,
Prizes Won: 
Co-recipient of the first annual Lois and Marine Robert Warden Poetry Award from Bellowing Ark in 2008. Short-listed for the Fermoy International Poetry Festival.

Personal Favorites

What I'm Reading Now: 
A Literate Passion, Letters of Anais Nin & Henry Miller 1932 - 1953 by Gunther Stuhlmann
Stolen Figs and Other Adventures in Calabria by Mark Rotella
The Circle of Hanh by Bruce Weigl

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Los Angeles
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Northridge, CA
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Last updated: Aug 30, 2012