Dan Jacoby

Poet

1235 east offner road
Beecher, IL 60401
Phone: 
708 927 2198

Author's Bio

Dan Jacoby was born in 1947 in Chicago. He is a graduate of St. Louis University. He is a former farmer, counterintelligence agent, coach, principal, and special forces soldier.He has published poetry in Belle Rev Review, Black Heart Press, Canary, Chicago Literati, Clockwise Cat, Dead Flowers, Floyd County Moonshine, Indiana Voice Journal, Haunted Waters Press, Deep South Magazine, Lines and Stars, Maudlin House, Red Booth Review, Wilderness House Literary Review, Steel Toe Review, Red Fez and the Vehicle. He has work soon to be published in Bombay Gin, Fishfood Literary Magazine, R.KV.R.Y., and theTishman Review.. He is a member of the American Academy of Poets. Searching for a publisher for a collection of poetry.

Publications & Prizes

Prizes won: 

Nominated for Pushcart Prize 2015. Poem included in Cowboy Poetry Press Unbridled which won Western Writers Spur Award for poetry.

Personal Favorites

What I'm reading now: 
The Mockingbird Next Door by Marja Mills, Badlands by C J Box, Women by Charles Bukowski, Wait for Signs by Craig Johnson, Dry Bones by Craig Johnson

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
chicago
Raised in: 
hagaman, IL
Illinois
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Last update: Dec 16, 2015