Tony Burfield

Poet

Pinewood Springs, CO

Author's Bio

Tony Burfield, originally from the Pennsylvania Wilds, lives with his wife in Pinewood Springs, Colorado, just below Button Rock. He works at the Boulder Public Library. 

Publications & Prizes

Anthology:
You Say. Say. (Uphook Press, 2009)
Chapbooks:
Sawhorse (Middle Creek Publishing and Audio, 2017)
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Torrents (Tiger's Eye Press, 2015)
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These Village Trails (Red Ochre Press, 2012)
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Canid (Green Fuse Poetic Arts Association, 2010)
Journals: ,
Asahi Shimbun
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Bear Creek Haiku
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Bones
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Contemporary Haibun Online
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Haibun Today
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Hedgerow: A Journal of Small Poems
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Ink Sweat and Tears
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Lilliput Review
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NOON
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Prune Juice: Journal of Senryu and Kyoka
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Salt River Review
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Sand Hill Review
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Scifaikuest
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Shamrock Haiku Journal
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The Cynic Online Magazine
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The Heron's Nest
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Wild Plum
Prizes won: 

Fledge Poetry Chapbook Award, 2017; 1st prize in the Green Fuse Press Chapbook Contest 2010; 2010 Pushcart Nomination; Editor's Pick, Scifaikuest, August 2013; Dwarf Stars Nomination, 2014; Recipient of the 2018 Collom Memorial Scholarship for Writing & Ecology from the Jack Kerouac School of Disembodied Poetics 

Personal Favorites

Favorite authors: 
Joanne Kyger, Rae Armantrout, Wang An-Shih, Marlene Mountain, Don Wentworth, David Budbill, Andrew Schelling, Santoka Taneda, etc.

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
White
Prefers to work with: 
Adults
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Coudersport, PA
Pennsylvania
Raised in: 
Emporium, PA
Pennsylvania
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Last update: Apr 17, 2020