Jack M. Freedman (Jacob R. Moses)


Staten Island, NY 10314

Author's Bio

Jack M. Freedman (Jacob R. Moses) is a poet/spoken word artist from Staten Island, NY. He penned the chapbooks ...and the willow smiled (Cyberwit, 2019), Art Therapy 101 (Cyberwit, 2019), and Seance (Cyberwit, 2020). Publications featuring his work span the globe. Countries include USA, Canada, UK, Ireland, France, The Netherlands, Ukraine, South Africa, Nigeria, Mauritius, Pakistan, India, Bangladesh, Singapore, and Thailand.

Publications & Prizes

Hope: An Anthology of Poetry (CultureCult Press, 2020)
flight (Nightingale & Sparrow, 2019)
Nasty Women & Bad Hombres (Lascaux Review, 2017)
Grimoire (ii Publishing, 2021)
Seance (Cyberwit.net, 2020)
Art Therapy 101 (Cyberwit.net, 2019)
...and the willow smiled (Cyberwit.net, 2019)
Anti-Heroin Chic
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CCAR Journal
Eskimo Pie
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First Literary Review-East
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In Between Hangovers
Last Stanza Poetry Journal
New York City Voices
Nine Cloud Journal
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Sparks of Calliope
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The Rising Phoenix Review
Third Rail
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Prizes won: 

First Prize in Poetry, City Tech Literary Arts Festival (2004)
First Prize, No Limits Toastmasters Poetry Reading Contest (2009)
First Prize, Fresh Kills Haiku Contest (Parks Department) (2014)

Personal Favorites

Favorite authors: 
Paulo Coelho, Robert Frost, Emily Dickinson, Nikki Giovanni, Sylvia Plath, Maya Angelou, Rudyard Kipling, Max Ehrmann, William Ernest Henley, ee cummings, Edgar Allen Poe, Gertrude Stein, Shel Silverstein, Jim Morrison, Dante, Amiri Baraka, Suheir Hammad, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Wislawa Szymborska, and Ntozake Shange.

More Information

Gives readings: 
Travels for readings: 
Identifies as: 
Jewish, LGBTQ
Prefers to work with: 
LGBTQ, Mental Health, Teachers, Teenagers
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Born in: 
Staten Island, NY
New York
Raised in: 
Staten Island, NY
New York
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Last update: Jan 15, 2022