Heather J. Macpherson


Author's Bio

Heather J. Macpherson writes from New England. Her work has appeared in Concourse, Gravel, The Heron Tree, Niche Magazine, The Best American Poetry Blog, text, Rougarou, Pearl, OVS, The Broken Plate, The Worcester Review, CLARE Literary, Spillway, Blueline and other fine publications. Her poem, "Sestina Lot #41994" was nominated for Pushcart Prize by Raduis Lit, and she also was nominated for the 2017 Stanley Kunitz Award (Worcester County Poetry Association). She has work forthcoming in the Bennington Review and great weather for MEDIA and others. Heather is a PhD candidate at the University of Rhode Island.

Publications & Prizes

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Clare Literary Journal
Driftwood Review
Nerve Cowboy
Orange Room Review
OVS Magazine
Pearl Magazine
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Third Wednesday
Weave Magazine
Wicked Alice

Personal Favorites

Favorite authors: 
Stephanie Brown, Maggie Nelson, John Irving.
What I'm reading now: 
The Art of Memoir by Mary Karr, Readings in Environmental Psychology: Giving Places Meaning by Series ed. David Canter

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New Hampshire
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Last update: May 21, 2019