John FitzGerald

, CA
Website: 
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_M._Fitzgerald

Author's Bio

John FitzGerald is a poet, writer, editor and attorney in Los Angeles. A dual citizen of the United States and Ireland, he attended the University of West Los Angeles School of Law, where he was editor of the Law Review. As yet unpublished works include Primate, a novel and screenplay and the non-fiction The People of the Net. John has worked as the Associate Book Editor for Cider Press Review. He has been featured poetry reader at the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books, the West Hollywood Book Fair, on national radio, and at many literary venues throughout the country and abroad. He has lived in England and Italy and now lives in Santa Monica, California.

Publications and Prizes

Book

Spring Water
(WordTech Editions,
2005)
Spring Water
(Turning Point,
2005)
Telling Time by the Shadows
(Turning Point,
2008)
The Mind
(Salmon Poetry (Ireland),
2011)
The Book on Social Security Disability
(People With Disabilities Press,
2008)
Favorite Bedtime Stories
(Salmon Poetry (Ireland),
2014)

Anthology

Poetry: Reading it, Writing it, Publishing it
(Salmon Poetry (Ireland),
2009)
Dogs Singing: A Tribute Anthology
(Salmon Poetry (Ireland),
2011)
From the Four-Chambered Heart: In Tribute to Anais Nin
(Sybaritic Press,
2013)
Love's Peripateias
(The New Visionary Press Cooperative,
2014)

Journal

The Warwick Review
Askew Poetry
The Toronto Quarterly
Barnwood Poetry Journal
Spillway
Mediterranean Poetry
Saint Julian Press
Tiferet: A Journal of Spiritual Literature
from the fishouse
The Passionate Transitory
Speechless the Magazine
The Original Van Gogh’s Ear Anthology
Mad Hatters' Review
World Literature Today
Fulcrum
Prizes: 
Turning Point Books prize selection for Spring Water in 2005; The Gittelson Award for the best Law Review article written by a student in 1995-1996; The American Jurisprudence and the Corpus Juris Secundum Awards for contracts in 1993-1994; Three legal writing Essay Scholarships in 1993-94, 1995–96, 1996–97

More Information

Listed as:
Poet
Gives readings? 
Yes
Travels for readings? 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Irish American
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English

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Listing last updated: November 25, 2014.