steve brightman

Poet

akron, OH

Author's Bio

short version:

my writing is my author statement.

long version:

my writing is definitely my author statement.

Publications & Prizes

Anthologies:
Oct Tongue - 1 (Crisis Chronicles Press, 2014)
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Buzzkill: Apocalypse - An End of the World Anthology (NightBallet Press, 2012)
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Lipsmack! A Sampler Platter of Poets from NightBallet Press (NightBallet Press, 2012)
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I Have My Own Song For It: Modern Poems About Ohio (University of Akron Press, Akron Poetry Series, 2003)
Book:
The Wild Gospel of Careening and Other Sermons from the Rumble Strip (Red Orchid Publishing, 2015)
Chapbooks:
History, Too, Is A Simple Machine (NightBallet Press, 2015)
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13 Ways Of Looking At Lou Reed (Crisis Chronicles Press, 2013)
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Absent The (Writing Knights Press, 2013)
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In Brilliant Explosions Alone (NightBallet Press, 2013)
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Like Michelangelo Sorta Said (Poet's Haven, 2013)
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Sometimes, Illinois (NightBallet Press, 2012)
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The Logic of Meteors (Writing Knights Press, 2011)
Journals:
A Trunk of Delirium
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Bear Creek Haiku
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Canto
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Deep Cleveland Junkmail Oracle
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Hessler Street Fair Anthology
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My Favorite Bullet
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Ohio Writer
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Origami Condom
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Poets and Artists
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Pudding Magazine: The International Journal of Applied Poetry
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Scripsit
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Slow Trains
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Sparkbright
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The Basil O'Flaherty
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The Cleveland Review
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The Wild Word
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Words Dance
Prizes won: 

2001 Ohio Writer Magazine: poem of year; two-time Pushcart Prize nominee

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Raised in: 
the northern hemisphere, mostly
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Last update: Apr 28, 2018