William Ford

Creative Nonfiction Writer, Poet

N/A
Iowa City, IA 52245-1625
Phone: 
319-354-1834

Author's Bio

I like writing that brings an unusual attention to the way things look, act, and feel--and to the music that embodies each discovery.

Publications & Prizes

Creative Nonfiction

Chapbook:
Descending with Miles (Pudding House Publications, 2015)
Journals:
Miller's Pond
,
Nashville Review
,
The Wallace Stevens Journal
,

Poetry

Anthologies:
The Second Set (Indiana University Press, 1996)
,
Voices on the Landscape (Loess Hills Press, 1996)
Books:
Past Present Imperfect (Turning Point, 2006)
,
The Graveyard Picnic (Mid-America Press, 2002)
Chapbook:
Allen & Ellen (Pudding House Publications, 2010)
Journals:
Brilliant Corners
, , , , , , ,
The Monarch Review
,
Verse Wisconsin
Prizes won: 

2001 Writing Award from Mid-America Press for the book "The Graveyard Picnic"

Personal Favorites

What I'm reading now: 
Alamein to Zem Zem by Keith Douglas, Incarnadine by Mary Szybist, The Way It Is by William Stafford, Collected English Poems by George Herbert, The Narrow Road to the Deep North by Basho

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
White, Celtic American
Prefers to work with: 
Adults
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Mt. Vernon
Raised in: 
Los Angeles, CA
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Last update: Aug 11, 2014