Joseph Ross


Silver Spring, MD
Maryland US

Author's Bio

I am a Washington, D.C. poet & author of two collections of poetry: Meeting Bone Man (2012) and Gospel of Dust, (2013). My work has appeared in many journals and anthologies. I co-edited "Cut Loose the Body: An Anthology of Poems on Torture and Fernando Botero's Abu Ghraib."

Publications & Prizes

This Assignment Is So Gay (Sibling Rivalry Press, 2013)
Collective Brightness (Sibling Rivalry Press, 2012)
Full Moon on K Street (Plan B Press, 2010)
Poetic Voices Without Borders 2 (Gival Press, 2009)
Come Together Imagine Peace (Bottom Dog Press, 2008)
DC Poets Against the War (Argonne House Press, 2004)
Gospel of Dust (Main Street Rag Publishing Company, 2013)
Meeting Bone Man (Main Street Rag Publishing Company, 2012)
Journals: ,
Drumvoices Revue
Out of Line
Prizes won: 

Pratt Library/Little Patuxent Review Poetry Prize Winner, 2012

Pushcart Prize Nominee, 2010, 2011, 2012

I have read at the Library of Congress' Poetry-at-Noon Series in 2009 and 2010, at the Folger Shakespeare Library in 2013.

Best of the Net Nominee, 2008

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Last update: Jun 07, 2013