Kathe L. Palka

Poet

N/A
Flemington, NJ

Author's Bio

Bio:
Kathe L. Palka lives in Flemington, New Jersey. She is a past editor of US 1 Worksheets and currently co-edits the online micropoetry journal http://tinywords.com/ . Two poems from her most recent book in free verse, Miracle of the Wine: New and Selected Poems were featured on Garrison Keillor’s The Writer's Almanac. In 2011 she won a Snapshot Press eChapbook award for her short tanka collection As the Years Pass. Her latest book is in the tan renga form, A Path of Desire, collaborative poems written together with Peter Newton, Red Moon Press, 2015.

Publications & Prizes

Anthologies:
carving darkness: The Red Moon Press Anthology of English-Language Haiku 2011 (Red Moon Press, 2012)
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Take Five: Best Contemporary Tanka, Vol. 4, 2011 (Keibooks, 2012)
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The Temple Bell Stops: Contemporary Poems of Grief, Loss and Change (Modern English Tanka Press, 2012)
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Dreams Wander On: Contemporary Poems of Death Awareness (Modern English Tanka Press, 2011)
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evolution: The Red Moon Anthology of English-Language Haiku 2010 (Red Moon Press, 2011)
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Take Five: Best Contemporary Tanka Vol. 3, 2010 (Modern English Tanka Press, 2011)
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seed packets: an anthology of flower haiku (bottle rockets press, 2010)
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To Love One Another: Poems Celebrating Marriage (Grayson Books, 2002)
Books:
A Path of Desire: tan renga, written in collaboration with Peter Newton (Red Moon Press, 2015)
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Miracle of the Wine: new and selected poems (Grayson Books, 2012)
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Faith to See and Other Poems (Finishing Line Press, 2007)
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The Grace of Light (Finishing Line Press, 2004)
Journals:
A Hundred Gourds
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Alehouse Press
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Bogg
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bottle rockets
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Cezanne's Carrot
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Contemporary Haibun Online
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Haibun Today
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Journal of New Jersey Poets
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Paper Wasp
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Penwood Review
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Perspectives
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Potomac Review
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Red Lights
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The Heron's Nest
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Prizes won: 

Prizes:
2011 Snapshot Press eChapbook Award for her short tanka collection As the Years Pass, (Snapshot Press, Great Britain, 2012).

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Born in: 
New Brunswick
Raised in: 
Somerset County, NJ
New Jersey
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Last update: Apr 29, 2016