D.G. Geis

Poet

PO Box 63894
Pipe Creek, TX 78063
Phone: 
(713) 748-9150

Author's Bio

D.G Geis lives in Lakehills, Texas. Thrice nominated for Pushcarts, his poetry has appeared in publications throughout Ireland, the UK, and the US. Mr. Geis has an undergraduate degree in English literature from the University of Houston and a graduate degree in philosophy from California State University.

Publications & Prizes

Anthologies:
Fish Anthology (Fish Publishing, 2016)
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On Broken Stones (Tupelo Press, 2015)
Books:
Praise Music (Guernica Editions, 2018)
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Fire Sale (Tupelo Press, 2017)
Chapbooks:
Cultural Heritage Map (Finishing Line Press, 2018)
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Journals:
491
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A New Ulster
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A Quiet Courage
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Cake Magazine
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Clare Literary Journal
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Cloudbank
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Crannóg
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Driftwood
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Eclectica
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Forage
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Hartskill Review
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Irish Times
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Kentucky Review
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Lost Coast Review
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Marathon Literary Review
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Masque & Spectacle
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Mudfish
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Origami Poems Project
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Panoply
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Razor
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Ricochet Review
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Silkworm
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Skylight 47
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Slippery Elm
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Softblow
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Soul-Lit
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The Broadkill Review
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The Collapsar
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The Galway Review
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The Machinery
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The Magnolia Review
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Under the Radar
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What Rough Beast
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Prizes won: 

The 2018 Pinch Prize (University of Memphis),

The 2017 Firman Houghton Prize (New England Poetry Club),

The 2017 Emrys Foundation Prize,

Shortlisted for The Moth's 2017 Poetry prize (The Ballymaloe),

Finalist in Permafrost’s New Alchemy Contest,

Finalist The 2016 Main Street Rag Chapbook Competition,

Finalist The Rash Prize,

Finalist Edna St. Vincent Millay Prize,

and Finalist The 2016 Louis Award.

 

More Information

Gives readings: 
No
Travels for readings: 
No
Identifies as: 
White
Prefers to work with: 
Adults, Seniors, Teachers
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Houston, TX
Texas
Raised in: 
Houston, TX
Texas
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Last update: Nov 29, 2018