Trina Gaynon

Poet

Portland, OR

Author's Bio

Trina Gaynon's poems appear in: The Great Gatsby Anthology, The San Diego Poetry Annual, Saint Peter’s B-list: Contemporary Poems Inspired by the Saints, Obsession: Sestinas for the 21st Century, A Ritual to Read Together: Poems in Conversation with William Stafford, Phoenix Rising from the Ashes: Anthology of Sonnets of the Early Third Millennium, Bombshells: War Stories and Poems by Women on the Homefront, Knocking at the Door: Poems about Approaching the Other, and several WriteGirl anthologies, as well as numerous journals including Natural Bridge, Reed and the final issue of Runes. Her chapbook An Alphabet of Romance is available from Finishing Line Press.

Publications & Prizes

Anthologies:
Obsession: Sestinas in the Twenty-first Century (University Press of New England, 2017)
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Of Sun and Sand (Kind of a Hurricane Press, 2017)
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Poetic Medicine (Tarcher, 2017)
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San Diego Poetry Annual (Rainbow Books, 2015)
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The Great Gatsby Anthology (Silver Birch Press, 2015)
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St. Peter's B List (Ave Maria Press, 2014)
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Storm Cycle (Kind of a Hurricane Press, 2014)
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Bombshells: War Stories and Poems by Women on the Homefront (OmniArts Press, 2007)
Chapbook:
The Alphabet of Romance (Finishing Line Press, 2013)
Journals:
26
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300 Days of Sun
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88: A Journal of Contemporary American Poetry
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All Things Girl
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Asia Literary Review
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Birmingham Arts Journal
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Cairn
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Chaffin Journal
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Cicada
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Cider Press Review
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City Works
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Cloudbank
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Convolvulus
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Coracle
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Crate
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Descant
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Edison Literary Review
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Emerge Literary Journal
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Epicenter
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Friends of Acadia Journal
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Generations
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Greater Golden Hill Poetry Express
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Halfway Down the Stairs
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Horizontes
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I-70 Review
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Into the Teeth of the Wind
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Lehigh Valley Literary Review
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Luna Negra
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Melusine: Woman in the 21st Century
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Midwest Literary Magazine
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Milk Money
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Monongahela Review
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Not One of Us
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Ouroboros Review
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Palimpsest
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Perspectives
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Poetalk
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Red Rock Review
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Rio Grande Review
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River Oak Review
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Runes: A Review of Poetry
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Sierra Nevada College Review
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Sin Fronteras
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Sojourn
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Southern Women’s Review,
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Studio
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The Listening Eye
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The Same
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The Whirlwind Review
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Verse Wisconsin
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Westview
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More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
No
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Chandler, AZ
Arizona
Raised in: 
Air Force
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Last update: May 15, 2019