Betsy Martin

Poet

Boston, MA
Phone: 
617-584-3029

Author's Bio

Betsy Martin is the author of the poetry chapbook, Whale’s Eye (Presa Press, 2019). She has published poetry in Atlanta Review, The Briar Cliff Review, Cloudbank, Green Hills Literary Lantern, Juked, The Louisville Review, The MacGuffin, The Midwest QuarterlyPennsylvania EnglishPirene’s Fountain, and over sixty other journals. She has advanced degrees in Russian language and literature and spent a year studying in Moscow at the Pushkin Institute during the twilight of the Soviet Union. She worked for many years at Skinner House Books in Boston, practices yoga, and plays the piano. She lives outside Boston with her husband, David.

Publications & Prizes

Chapbook:
Whale's Eye (Presa Press, 2019)
Journals:
Adanna Literary Journal
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Atlanta Review
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Barely South Review
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Briar Cliff Review
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California Quarterly
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Chaffin Journal
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Cloudbank
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Corium Magazine
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Diverse Voices Quarterly
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Existere
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Ghost Town
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Green Hills Literary Lantern
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Juked
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Magnapoets
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Midwest Quarterly
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Pennsylvania English
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Perceptions
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Picaroon Poetry
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Sanskrit
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SLAB
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The Alembic
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The Binnacle
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The Broken Plate
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The Penmen Review
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The Phoenix Soul
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The Round
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The Wrath-Bearing Tree
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Typehouse Literary Magazine
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Vending Machine Press
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Westview
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Whistling Shade

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
European American
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English, Russian
Born in: 
Washington, DC
Raised in: 
Alexandria, VA
Virginia
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Last update: Nov 15, 2022