Tim Mayo’s poems and reviews have appeared or will appear in Atlanta Review, Avatar Review, The Brattleboro Reformer, Babel Fruit, 5 AM, Inertia Magazine, Poetry International, Poet Lore, The Worcester Review, Verse Daily, Verse Wisconsin and The Writer’s Almanac. In 2008 Pudding House Publications published his chapbook The Loneliness of Dogs, and his full length collection The Kingdom of Possibilities, a finalist for the 2009 May Swenson Award, was published in 2009 by Mayapple Press. His work has also been recognized by two fellowships to the Vermont Studio Center, and he was recently a finalist for the 2009 Paumanok Award. He is a former member of the Brattleboro Literary Festival and lives in Brattleboro, Vermont, where he substitute teaches in the public schools.
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