Mark Magoon-New Author Pic (2)About the Author:

Mark Magoon writes poetry and short stories. His publication credentials feature works of poetry and creative nonfiction that have been nominated for Best of the Net and the Pushcart Prize. His poetry can be found or is forthcoming in numerous literary journals, magazines, and all over the web; including, After Hours, Blast FurnaceBlue Fifth ReviewThe Broken Plate, Burningword Literary JournalDIAGRAM, DIALOGIST, Eclectica, The Fictioneer, Ghost Ocean Magazine, Midwestern Gothic, The Nervous Breakdown, and Squawk Back. His lyric essay, Chef!Chef!Chef!, was featured at Burrow Press Review as part of their Creative Nonfiction Month. His writing has been shared at numerous readings and events; most notably as part of The Open Door Reading Series at the famed Poetry Foundation in Chicago. His first chapbook, The Upper Peninsula Misses You, is forthcoming from ELJ Publications in September 2015. Magoon writes, teaches writing, and tutors in Chicago.

Mark’s work can be found online in the following journals:

After Hours
Blast Furnace
Burningword Literary Journal
Burrow Press Review
Eclectica Magazine
Ghost Ocean Magazine
Midwestern Gothic
The Nervous Breakdown
Squawk Back


Read his interview with DIALOGIST here.

For more information about or to purchase The Upper Peninsula Misses You, please visit here.