Mary Strong Jackson


Santa Fe, NM 87501

Author's Bio


Dreaming in Grief, Finishing Line Press 2021 From Other Tongues" Finishing Line Press, June 2017, Never-Ending Poem by the Poets of Everything,  Witnesses, Foothills Publishing 2011, No Buried Dogs Foothills Publishing, 2006, Between Door and Frame, Mary Strong Jackson. Foothills Publishing, NY, 2002, Clippings Pudding House Publications, 1995


“Things to Count On.” Backwater Press anthology. Untidy Season. (2014). “She Carries” Lummox Press, November, 2013 issue. “Two Meditations” the Rag, August, 2013 issue #172 “I Must Confide” the Rag, October, 2012 issue "The New Homeless Rage" Liberty's Vigil:The Occupy Anthology 99 Poets among the 99% Edited by Karla Linn Merrifield & Dwain Wilder, FootHills Publishing Jan. 2012 “The Homeless in Santa Fe” (Part 1) Feature Story, Santa Fe Reporter, Santa Fe, NM Jan 25, 2012 “The Homeless in Santa Fe,” (Part 2), Feature Story, Santa Fe Reporter, Santa Fe, NM Apr 11, 2012 “The Homeless in Santa Fe,” (Part 3), Feature Story, Santa Fe Reporter, Santa Fe, NM Aug 8, 2012 "Bitter End Bitters" Local Flavor, Santa Fe, NM December 2011 issue pg 32-33 Gering Citizen, (weekly newspaper) Gering Nebraska, weekly column on art, literature, politics (June 2009 – May 2012). Publisher Lisa Betz, “Haiti, January 2010,” Vwa: Poems for Haiti, Lisa Marie Basile, editor. (2010). “Soldier Trees,”,(online) Poems of the Month, October, (2009).  “Time’s Irrelevance,” The Mid-America Poetry Review, Summer-Autumn, (2007).  “This August Night” and “Fishing Pier,” Nature and the Spirit, Spring (2006). “Sensing Foreignness,” In the Arms of Words, (2006). “Loving the Great Plains” and “Bless ‘Em’.” Nature and the Spirit, Summer (2005). “Camp Clarke Celebration” and “Where the Hell is Broadwater,” Times of Sorrow Times of Grace, Backwater Press, Omaha, NE, (2002) “River Breathing.” the eleventh muse , Spring/Summer, (2000). “Power.” At Our Core Women Writing About Power, Papier-Mâché Press, (1998). “Mud-Time.” 100 Words on Mud. International Writing Program, Volume 4 Number 1, (1996). “Loose-Edged Shadow.” 100 Words on Shadow. International Writing Program, Volume 4 Number 2, (1996) “Motorcycle Muse.” California State Poetry Quarterly, Winter/Spring, (1995). “Introvert,” Pudding House Magazine, (1995).

Publications & Prizes

Vwa (Caper Literary Journal, 2010)
In The Arms of Words (Sherman Asher Publishing, 2006)
Times of Sorrow, Times of Grace (Backwaters Press, 2002)
At Our Core (Papier-Mache Press, 1998)
Dreaming in Grief (Finishing Line Press, 2021)
Clippings (Pudding House Publications, 1995)
California State Poetry Quarterly
The Mid-America Poetry Review

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Chadron, NE
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Last update: Feb 01, 2022