Tim Mayo’s poems and reviews have appeared in The American Journal of Poetry, Avatar Review, Barrow Street, Narrative Magazine, ONE; Poetry International, Poet Lore, River Styx, Salamander, San Pedro River Review, Tar River Poetry, Valparaiso Poetry Review, Verse Daily, Verse-Virtual, Web Del Sol Review of Books, andThe Writer’s Almanac among other places. His poems have received seven Pushcart Prize nominations.
His first full length collection, The Kingdom of Possibilities, (Mayapple Press, 2009) was a finalist for the 2009 May Swenson Award. His second volume of poems, Thesaurus of Separation (Phoenicia Publishing 2016) was a finalist for the 2017 Montaigne Medal and a finalist for the 2017 Eric Hoffer Book Award. His chapbook, Notes to the Mental Hospital Timekeeper, was published by Kelsay Books in late 2019 and won an Honorable Mention in the 2020 chapbook category of the Eric Hoffer Book Awards. He lives in Brattleboro, VT.