D.S. Waldman is a Marsh-Rebelo scholar at San Diego State University. His work has appeared or is forthcoming in such publications as Kenyon ReviewPoetry Northwest, Narrative, Georgia Review, Gettysburg Review, Colorado Review, Missouri Review, Conjunctions, Copper Nickel, and New American Writing.  



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“You Asked About Longing”   Kenyon Review. (forthcoming)

“Nocturne with Aesthetic Crisis”   Poetry Northwest.  (forthcoming)

Three Poems    Georgia Review.  (forthcoming)

Two Poems    Narrative.  (forthcoming)

Six Poems    Conjunctions.  

Elegy”   Missouri Review (Poem of the Week)

After Modernism”   Southern Humanities Review.  

“Self-portrait as a Childhood Photograph of my Father”   Cherry Tree.  (forthcoming)

Decay”   Gettysburg Review. 

“Nocturne: Before Your Brother’s Funeral”    Colorado Review. 

A Love Poem”    Copper Nickel. 

Nocturne: Coronado Bay”   Redivider. 

The Etiquette of Grief”    32 Poems. 

Three Poems    The Los Angeles Review.     

“75-South”   Witness.  (forthcoming)

 “Ars Poetica”    Diode. 

Upon Waking, In a Hush”    Sugar House Review. 

Three Poems    New Letters. 

Decay”    Nashville Review. 

Two Poems   The Common (online). 

“At Delphi”    The Harvard Advocate. 

Self-portrait, Remotely”    Terrain. 

Essays    Interviews    Misc. Prose

Getting Out of the Way: The Quiet Poem”  Poetry Northwest.  

Breathing into the Divine: On Jessica Jacobs Ordinary Immanence"   32 Poems

“A Conversation with Dawn Lundy Martin”  Poetry International.

Honors    Awards    Press

Finalist  Georgia Review’s 2021 Loraine Williams Poetry Prize (selected by Arthur Sze)

Winner  2019 Foothill Editor’s Prize (selected by Ishion Hutchinson)

This Spiral: John A. Nieves on D.S. Waldman’s “The Etiquette of Grief”



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