Janice D. Rubin

Poet

1430 Willamette #190
Eugene, OR 97401

Author's Bio

Janice D. Rubin is a counselor and educator. She received her M.S. from the University of Oregon and her B.A. in English Literature. Her poems have been published in San Pedro River Review, Third Wednesday Literary & Arts Journal, The Timberline Review, CIRQUE, Red River Review, Tiger’s Eye Poetry Journal, Glass: A Journal of Poetry, The Austin International Poetry Anthology, The Quizzical Chair Anthology, It Demands a Wildness of Me Anthology (Uttered Chaos Press), Pandemic Puzzle Poems Anthology (Blue Light Press), among others. She was nominated for the Pushcart Poetry Prize in 2008. Her first full length book of poems, Tin Coyote (Blue Light Press) was nominated for the 2019 Stafford/Hall Award for Poetry. She was a finalist for the Blue Light Press Book Award. She has taught at Oregon State University in Corvallis and Lane Community College in Eugene. She's the author of Transcending Damnation Creek Trail & Other Poems (Flutter Press, 2010) and Tin Coyote (Blue Light Press, 2018).

Publications & Prizes

Anthologies:
Pandemic Puzzle Poems (Blue Light Press, 2021)
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Austin International Poetry Festival Anthology (Austin International Poetry Festival, 2017)
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It Demands A Wildness Of Me (Uttered Chaos Press, 2017)
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150th Eugene Anniversary Poetry Anthology (Arrowhead, 2012)
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The Quizzical Chair Anthology (Uttered Chaos Press, 2009)
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Compilation and Completion (elizaPress, 2007)
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Digging (elizaPress, 2007)
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Herstory (elizaPress, 2007)
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HIMS (elizaPress, 2007)
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New Beginnings (elizaPress, 2007)
Book:
Tin Coyote (Blue Light Press, 2017)
Chapbook:
Transcending Damnation Creek Trail & Other Poems (Flutter Press, 2010)
Journals:
Tiger's Eye Press
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Arabesques Review
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Cirque
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Flutter Poetry Journal
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Rattlesnake Review
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Red River Review
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The Timberline Review
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Third Wednesday
Prizes won: 

Nominated for a Pushcart Prize in December, 2008.

 Nominated for the Stafford/Hall Award for Poetry, 2019

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Buddhist
Prefers to work with: 
Naturalists/Environmentalists
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Campbell River, BC
Canada
British Columbia
Raised in: 
Portland, OR
Oregon
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Last update: Apr 02, 2022