W.F. Lantry

Creative Nonfiction Writer, Fiction Writer, Poet

Washington, DC

Author's Bio

W.F. Lantry, a native of San Diego, received his Licence and Maîtrise from L’Université de Nice, M.A. in English from Boston University, and PhD in Literature and Creative Writing from the University of Houston. He works in Washington, DC. and is the editor of the online literary & arts magazine Peacock Journal.

Publications & Prizes

Creative Nonfiction

Journals:
Conspire
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Iris
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Sea Stories

Fiction

Journals:
BLIP
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Eclectica
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Istanbul Literary Review
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Journal of Microliterature
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Spilling Ink Review
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The Dead Mule School of Southern Literature
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this - a literary webzine
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Poetry

Anthologies:
San Diego Poetry Annual (Garden Oak Press, 2015)
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Scratching Against the Fabric (unbound CONTENT, 2015)
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Till the Tide (Sundress Publications, 2015)
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Till the Tide: An Anthology of Mermaid Poetry (Sundress Publications, 2015)
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Wine, Cheese & Chocolate (Manzanita Writers Press, 2015)
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The Southern Poetry Anthology, VI: Tennessee (Texas Review Press, 2014)
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A Bird in the Hand (Outrider Press, 2011)
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In Our Own Words (Burning Bush Publishing, 2011)
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Moments of the Soul (Spirit First, 2011)
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2010 International Peace Poetry Anthology (Lindberg Peace Foundation, Israel, 2010)
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Ellen LaForge Poetry Prize Annual (University of Massachusetts, Boston William Joiner Center , 2010)
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Little Red Tree International Poetry Prize Anthology (Little Red Tree Publishing, 2010)
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The Hippocrates Prize Poetry and Medicine Anthology 2010 (Hippocrates Prize / Top Edge Press, 2010)
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The World Is Made of Glass (Ragged Raven Press, 2010)
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Voices Israel Poetry Anthology (The Voices Israel Group of Poets in English, 2010)
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Wild Edges (Manzanita Writers Press, 2010)
Books:
The Terraced Mountain (Little Red Tree Publishing, 2016)
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The Structure of Desire (Little Red Tree Publishing, 2012)
Chapbook:
The Language of Birds (Finishing Line Press, 2011)
Journals:
Aesthetica Magazine
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Blood & Honey Review
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Bloodroot Literary Magazine
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Blue Fifth Review
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Blue Print Review
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Crucible
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DaMazine
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Interrobang
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Istanbul Literary Review
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Kritya
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Lucid Rhythms
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Mad Poets Review
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Maintenant
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Old Red Kimono
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Poesia
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Poetry Salzburg Review
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Poets for Living Waters
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Prairie Fire
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protestpoems.org
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Riverbabble
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Soundzine
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Stymie Magazine
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The Birmingham Arts Journal
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The Comment
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The French Literary Review
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The Stray Branch
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The Wallace Stevens Journal
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Unsplendid
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Verse Wisconsin
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Walnut Literary Review
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Whale Sound
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Words & Images
Prizes won: 

2013 Nautilus Award in Poetry: The Structure of Desire, 2012 Potomac Review Poetry Prize, 2012 Old Red Kimono Poetry Prize, 2012 Inspired by Tagore Publication Prize (sampad South Asian Arts / British Council India), 2012 The Linnet’s Wing Audio Poetry Prize (Ireland), 2011 Atlanta Review International Publication Prize, 2010 National Hackney Literary Award in Poetry, 2010 Comment Magazine Poetry Award (Canada), 2010 Crucible Poetry Prize, Barton College, 2010 Cutbank Patricia Goedicke Prize in Poetry, University of Montana, 2010 Lindberg Peace Foundation International Poetry for Peace Prize (Israel)

  1. Paris/Atlantic Young Writers Award, American University in Paris (France)

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Fluent in: 
English, French
Born in: 
San Diego, CA
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Last update: Oct 15, 2018