Frank William Finney

Poet

Author's Bio

Frank William Finney is a poet and former lecturer from Massachusetts.  He lived in Thailand from 1995 until 2020, where he taught literature at Thammasat University.  His poems have appeared in The Nation (Thailand), Offerte Speciale (Italy), Pocket Fiction (UK), The PlentitudesThe Raven's Perch, Slipstream Magazine, and Taint Taint Taint (USA), among others. He published two poetry collections in Thailand, The Dissolution of the Sparkling Bridge, and Songs of Insomnia (Suksit Siam).  His latest chapbook The Folding of the Wings was published by Finishing Line Press.

Publications & Prizes

Anthologies:
From the Four-Chambered Heart (Sybaritic Press, 2013)
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Positively Poetry (New Hope International, 1995)
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The Starving Poets Cookbook (Free Lunch Arts Alliance, 1994)
Chapbook:
The Folding of the Wings (Finishing Line Press, 2022)
Journals:
Aireings
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Alternate Route
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Apostrophe
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Ardent!
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Bitterroot
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Bluebird Word
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Bohemian Chronicle
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Book of Matches
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Calliope Magazine
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Candelabrum
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Closed Eye Open
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Constellations
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Daily Drunk
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Discretionary Love
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Dream International Quarterly
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Dry Creek Review
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FEH!
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Firewords
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Fleas on the Dog
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Foolscap
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Free Lunch
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Free Xpression
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Glass Cherry
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Grand Little Things
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Great Midwestern Quarterly
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Haiku Quarterly
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Hedge Apple
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Iodine Poetry Journal
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Iota
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Japanophile
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Krax
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Language and Culture.net
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Light
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Lilliput Review
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Maryland Poetry Review
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Medicinal Purposes
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New Note Poetry
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Orbis
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Paris/Atlantic
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Parnassus Literary Journal
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Poetpourri
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Poetry and COVID
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Poetry Nottingham
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Point Judith Light
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Portrait of New England
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Potpourri
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Prometheus Dreaming
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Prophetic Voices
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Psychopoetica
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Pulsar Poetry Magazine
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Raw Art Review
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RE:AL
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Red Flag Poetry
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Red River Review
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Rockford Review
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Rue Scribe
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Sensations Magazine
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South Ash Press
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Spillway
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Staple
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Sticks
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Terror House Magazine
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The Deronda Review
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The Disappointed Housewife
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The Iconoclast
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The Plaza
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Thirteen Poetry Magazine
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Tight
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Unstamatic
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Variant Literature
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Verandah
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Vine Leaves Literary Journal
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Weyfarers
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Wild Goose Poetry Review
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Prizes won: 

Poetpourri Special Merit, 1994;

Staple Open Poetry Competition prize; England, 1997,

Scottish International Poetry Competition diploma prize, 1997.  

More Information

Born in: 
MA
Massachusetts
Raised in: 
MA
Massachusetts
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Last update: Oct 11, 2022