D.A. Gray

Poet

Copperas Cove, TX 76522

Author's Bio

D.A. Gray’s poetry collection, Contested Terrain, was published by FutureCycle Press in October 2017.  His work has appeared in The Sewanee Review, Appalachian Heritage, Grey Sparrow, Rise Up Review, Rattle: Poets Respond, Still: The Journal, Saint Katherine Review, and The Windhover among other journals.  Gray holds an MFA from The Sewanee School of Letters and an MS from Texas A&M-Central Texas. Retired soldier and veteran, the author writes, teaches and lives in Central Texas.

Publications & Prizes

Anthologies:
Southern Poetry Anthology VIII (Texas A&M University Press, 2018)
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Books:
Contested Terrain (FutureCycle Press, 2017)
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Overwatch (Grey Sparrow Press, 2011)
Journals:
94 Creations
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Kentucky Review
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Poetry Salzburg Review
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Snow Jewel
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Spark: A Creative Anthology
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Still
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Veterans Writing Project
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Personal Favorites

Favorite authors: 
Louise Erdrich Jim Harrison Patricia Smith Juan Ramon Jimenez
What I'm reading now: 
Collected Poems by Jane Kenyon, Dying of Whiteness by Jonathan Metzl, Jailbird by Kurt Vonnegut

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Cincinnati
Raised in: 
Bowling Green, KY
Kentucky
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Last update: Jul 25, 2019