Tim Mayo


Tim Mayo’s poems have appeared in Atlanta Review, Arbutus, Babel Fruit, Big Toe Review, The Chrysalis Reader, Del Sol Review, 5 AM, Inertia Magazine, Mannequin Envy, Poet Lore, and The Rose & Thorn, Verse Daily, and The Writer’s Almanac (Dec. 5, 2008). In 2000 he was a semi-finalist in the “Discovery”/The Nation Poetry Contest. His chapbook The Loneliness of Dogs (Pudding House Publications, 2008) was a finalist in the WCDR 2008 Chapbook Challenge in Ajax, Ontario, Canada, and his first full length collection The Kingdom of Possibilities was a semi-finalist for the 2009 Brittingham and Pollock Awards, a finalist for the 2007 Main Street Rag Award and, lastly, a finalist for 2009 May Swenson Award before being accepted by Mayapple Press and is now available at http://www.mayapplepress.com or through Amazon.com. When not writing he studies circus arts at The New England Center for Circus Arts, http://www.necenterforcircusarts.org .

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