Michele Randall

Poet

421 N. Woodland Boulevard English Department, Unit 8300
DeLand, FL 32723

Publications & Prizes

Anthologies:
The Golden Shovel Anthology: New Poems Honoring Gwendolyn Brooks (University of Arkansas Press, 2017)
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Joys of the Table (Richer Resources Publications, 2015)
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Ebola: Real not Other (West Chester University Poetry Center, 2014)
Book:
Museum of Everyday Life (Aldrich Press, 2015)
Journals:
Atlanta Review
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Newport Review
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Open Minds Quarterly
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Orange Blossom Review
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Revelry
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The Heartland Review
Prizes won: 

Fourth Place—“If She Had Known,” poem, Palm Beach Poetry Festival's Tech Effect Ekphrastic Poetry Contest, online w/artwork “BackUp” by Ellen de Meijer, 2019.

Finalist—“Oystered,” poem, Marica and Jan Vilcek Prize for Poetry, Bellevue Literary Review, 2019. 

Finalist—“Dropping a Tree,” poem, Joy Bale Boone Poetry Prize, Heartland Review, 2018.

Finalist—“Phenomenology,” poem, Joy Bale Boone Poetry Prize, Heartland Review, 2018. 

Finalist—“Safeguard,” poem, Beulah Rose Poetry Prize, Smartish Pace, 2017.

Finalist—“Box of Bones,” chapbook, Peter Meinke Poetry Prize, Yellow Jacket Press, 2014.

Finalist—“Cap Haitian, Haiti,” poem, Split This Rock Poetry of Provocation and Witness Contest, 2012.

First Prize—“Chinese Dreams,” flash fiction, The Newport Review, 2005. 

 

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
American
Prefers to work with: 
Adults, Any, Mental Health, Schools, Teachers, Teenagers, Veterans
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Tennessee, but we were just passing through to, FL
Florida
Raised in: 
England for parts, but mostly, FL
Florida
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Last update: May 03, 2019