Positions

Overview

  • Whiting Writers' Award, Pushcart Prize, Oklahoma Book Award, the Society of Midland Authors Poetry Prize, and varied fellowships. Poetry Editor of Passages North and of Cimarron Review. a Poet in Residence at The Frost Place. Six volumes of poetry.
  • Selected Publications

    Article

    Year Title Altmetric
    2020-10-01 "Journey to the Interior," (essay)Crazyhorse.  2020:82-84. 2020-10-01
    2019-09-01 "True North," essayBrevity.  2. 2019-09-01
    2014-05-01 "Above All Else,"Crazyhorse.  79. 2014-05-01
    2014-05-01 "Because I Said So,"Crazyhorse.  78. 2014-05-01
    2014-05-01 "I Love You, Boy,"Crazyhorse.  77. 2014-05-01
    2013-04-01 “On Bruce Weigl’s ‘Song of Napalm,’ (prose commentary)Voltage Poetry.com2013-04-01
    2012-05-01 "On Coleridge: "Frost at Midnight" (brief essay)Poetry East, Great Poems: Contemporary Poets Reading Masterpieces.  74/75:28-31. 2012-05-01
    2011-10-01 "On Revision" (micro-essay)OnePausePoetry.org2011-10-01
    2011-08-01 "What is Poetry" (brief prose)HungerMountain.org2011-08-01
    2011-05-01 "Introduction to The Memory of Water" essay reprintPoetrydaily.org2011-05-01
    2008-10-01 Homage to Death of the DetectiveNew Ohio Review.  182-184. 2008-10-01

    Audio-visual Document

    Year Title Altmetric
    2013-10-01 "Four Coasts" poem online mp3Conte: A Journal of Narrative Writing. 1. 2013-10-01
    2012-02-01 "All that Shimmer..." online mp3 recordinghttp://toadlilypress.com. 2012-02-01
    2008-06-01 Radio InterviewKRUU Radio 100.1 (Fairfield, IA),. 2008-06-01

    Book

    Year Title Altmetric
    2016-04-01 Sorrow Bread: Poems 1984-2015.  Serving House Books. 2016-04-01
    2010-12-01 On Kees (brief essay).  Aspects of Robinson: Homage to Weldon Kees. 2010-12-01
    2009-01-01 on Voice and Revision.  Words Overflown by Stars, Writers Digest Books. 2009-01-01

    Document

    Year Title Altmetric
    2025-04-01 Test KnowingPress 53. 88. 2025-04-01
    2025-02-01 Test poem 25test mag. 2025-02-01
    2023-03-01 Blink Once for Yes (poem)New Ohio Review. 22-23. 2023-03-01
    2023-03-01 Knowing (poem)The Greensboro Review. 119. 2023-03-01
    2022-07-01 "Hard Labor," (Poem Reprint)The Humble Essayist. 2022-07-01
    2022-07-01 "Shelter," (poem)32 Poems. 38-39. 2022-07-01
    2021-10-01 "Wonderbread," poemSalt. 25. 2021-10-01
    2021-05-01 "Hand," (poem)North Carolina Museum of Art. 64. 2021-05-01
    2021-05-01 "Short Cake," poemSalt. 79. 2021-05-01
    2020-10-01 "The Dance," (poem)32 Poems. 6. 2020-10-01
    2020-02-01 "All That Shimmers and Settles along the Roads of Our Passage," poem reprint with audio fileNew Ohio Review. 4. 2020-02-01
    2020-02-01 “All That Shimmers and Settles Along the Roads of Our Passage,” (Poem Audio)New Ohio Review online. 2020-02-01
    2018-11-01 "Gasoline," poemThe James Dickey Review. 5. 2018-11-01
    2018-11-01 "Grocery List," poemThe James Dickey Review. 4. 2018-11-01
    2018-11-01 "Poses," poemthe James Dickey Review. 3. 2018-11-01
    2018-11-01 "Sunning," poemThe James Dickey Review. 7. 2018-11-01
    2018-10-01 "Home" poemMiramar. 130. 2018-10-01
    2018-10-01 "The Journey to and from is Neither" poemMiramar. 131. 2018-10-01
    2018-06-01 "Readiness" poem -- ReadinessPoetry Daily. 2018-06-01
    2018-06-01 Poetry Daily "Knossos" poem -- ReadinessPoetry Daily. 2018-06-01
    2018-03-01 Readiness (book)Press 53. 80. 2018-03-01
    2017-08-01 "History" poemMiramar. 17. 2017-08-01
    2017-08-01 Meridian (poem)The Heart's Many Doors. 8. 2017-08-01
    2017-07-01 Alcohol, Poetry Daily -- from SORROW BREADPoetry Daily. 2017-07-01
    2017-07-01 Lemon Icing, Verse Daily -- from SORROW BREADVerse Daily. 2017-07-01
    2017-05-01 "Morality Play" poemThe Ink Quill. 164. 2017-05-01
    2017-05-01 "Outtakes" poemThe Ink Quill. 167. 2017-05-01
    2017-04-01 Sorrow Bread (book)Serving House Books. 178. 2017-04-01
    2017-03-01 "Emergen(ce) of Feeling" poemColorado Review. 127. 2017-03-01
    2017-03-01 The Heart’s Many Doors...Wings Press. 2017-03-01
    2016-11-01 "Balls" poemNumero Cinq. 2016-11-01
    2016-11-01 "Happy Hour at the House of Tang"poemChautauqua. 14. 2016-11-01
    2016-11-01 "Headstrong" poemNumero Cinq. 2016-11-01
    2016-11-01 "Level" poemNumero Cinq. 2016-11-01
    2016-11-01 "Prisoners" poemNumero Cinq. 2016-11-01
    2016-11-01 "Suncatchers" poemNumero Cinq. 2016-11-01
    2016-11-01 "Wrought" poemChautauqua. 14. 2016-11-01
    2016-11-01 Growing Old with It: InterviewChautauqua. 15. 2016-11-01
    2016-06-01 "Focus," poemThe Florida Review. 63. 2016-06-01
    2016-06-01 "Knossos," poemThe Florida Review. 64. 2016-06-01
    2016-05-01 "Arf Poetica" poemPinyon Commemorative Issue. 84. 2016-05-01
    2016-05-01 "Cathedral" poemPinyon Commemorative Issue. 86. 2016-05-01
    2015-05-01 "Readiness," poemGreen Mountains Review. 79. 2015-05-01
    2015-05-01 "The Late Show" poemGreen Mountains Review. 78. 2015-05-01
    2015-03-01 "Being Here"Lightning Key Review. 2015-03-01
    2015-03-01 "Ladder on the Ground" poemLightning Key Review. 2015-03-01
    2014-10-01 "Chutes and Ladders," poemBlackbird. 2014-10-01
    2014-10-01 "Here," poemBlackbird. 2014-10-01
    2014-10-01 "Spawning," poemBlackbird. 2014-10-01
    2014-10-01 "The Storm-torn Edge of Heaven," poemBlackbird. 2014-10-01
    2014-04-01 "Finality," poemNew Ohio Review. 53. 2014-04-01
    2014-04-01 "Patina," poemNew Ohio Review. 51. 2014-04-01
    2013-10-01 "Alcohol," poemNew Ohio Review. 131-135. 2013-10-01
    2013-10-01 "Four Coasts" poemConte: A Journal of Narrative Writing. 1. 2013-10-01
    2013-10-01 "Kodachrome," poemNew Ohio Review. 131-135. 2013-10-01
    2013-10-01 "No Picnic in the Afterlife," poemNew Ohio Review. 131-135. 2013-10-01
    2013-10-01 "The Hitching Post," poemSou'wester. 77. 2013-10-01
    2013-03-01 "Palm Springs," poem reprintNew California Writing. 322-333. 2013-03-01
    2012-10-01 "Beauty," poemOpen to Interpretation: Intimate Landscape. 67. 2012-10-01
    2012-10-01 "Geese," poem reprintGreen Mountains Review, 25th Anniversary Issue. 2012-10-01
    2012-02-01 "All that Shimmer..." reprinthttp://toadlilypress.com. 2012-02-01
    2011-10-01 "All that Shimmers and Settles Along the Roads of our Passage" (poem, reprint)Best of Toadlily Press: New and Selected. 2011-10-01
    2011-10-01 "Palm Springs" poem reprintInlandia: A Literary Journey. 2011-10-01
    2011-07-01 "Maggie" poemConteonline. 2011-07-01
    2011-07-01 "Rosa De Cuba" poemPoemeleon. 2011-07-01
    2011-04-01 THE MEMORY OF WATER, JACK MYERS (MARK COX, EDITOR)NEW ISSUES PRESS. 105 PP. 2011-04-01
    2010-12-01 Flint Hills, (poem)Aspects of Robinson: Homage to Weldon Kees. 162-163. 2010-12-01
    2010-10-01 "Fatherhood" (poem)Crazyhorse 50th Anniversary Issue. 38-40.. 2010-10-01
    2010-06-01 "Like a Simile" (poem) and process interviewhttp://howapoemhappens.blogspot.com. 2010-06-01
    2010-01-01 AppetizersThe Cafe Review. p. 65. 2010-01-01
    2010-01-01 StarsThe Cafe Review. p.64. 2010-01-01
    2009-10-01 All that Shimmers and Settles along the Roads of Our PassageNew Ohio Review. p.20-21. 2009-10-01
    2009-10-01 The BriefcaseNew Ohio Review. p.19. 2009-10-01
    2009-01-01 SonataClavier Companion. 12. 2009-01-01
    2008-05-01 Natural CausesPoets Guide to New Hampshire. 2008-05-01
    2008-04-01 DunesNew Ohio Review. 41. 2008-04-01
    1986-04-01 "Piecing the Grand Canyon Together"The Poetry Miscellany. 56. 1986-04-01

    Presentations

    Research Overview

  • Same
  • Principal Investigator On

  • Individual Artist Fellowship 2017-10-01 - 2018-04-01
  • Teaching Overview

  • Modern and contemporary Anglo-American poetry; French Symbolism and Surrealism; the creative process; workshops, seminars, forms courses.
  • Full Name

  • Mark Douglas Cox