Christopher Watkins

Poet

Author's Bio

Christopher Watkins’ debut collection of poetry, “Short Houses With Wide Porches,” was published by Shady Lane Press in 2008. He was the Kerouac House Writer-In-Residence in Fall of 2006. He has been the recipient of a writer’s grant from the Vermont Studio Center. He holds a Creative Writing/Poetry degree from the Stonecoast MFA program at the University of Southern Maine. He is the author of the critically acclaimed wine blog “4488: A Ridge Blog.”

Publications & Prizes

Anthologies:
In Our Own Words (MW Enterprises, 2006)
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In Our Own Words (MW Enterprises, 2003)
Book:
Short Houses With Wide Porches (Shady Lane Press, 2008)
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George Washington Review
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Red Rock Review
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Skyline Magazine
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Talking River Review

Personal Favorites

What I'm reading now: 
Ruining The New Road by William Matthews, The Lankavatara Sutra: Translation and Commentary by Red Pine, Mountain Home: The Wilderness Poetry of Ancient China by David Hinton

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
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Last update: May 29, 2019