Kelly Talbot

Indianapolis, IN

Author's Bio

Kelly Talbot's writing has appeared in dozens of magazines, and he has performed in a wide variety of venues. He has been an in-house editor for some of the largest publishers in the world. He currently runs a business that provides editing services to digital and print content publishers.

Publications and Prizes

Journal

Beloit Poetry Journal
The New York Quarterly
SLAB
Big Muddy
Spoon River Poetry Review
River Oak Review
Think
Reed Magazine
Silk Road
Iodine
Pacific Review
Slipstream
Chautauqua Literary Journal
Spillway
Sierra Nevada Review
Pinyon
Midwest Quarterly
Lullwater Review
Hawai'i Review
Georgetown Review
Flint Hills Review
Faultline
Evansville Review
Connecticut River Review
Chaffin Journal
The MacGuffin
Pilgrimage
The Cape Rock
Talking River Review
Hawai'i Pacific Review
Steam Ticket
Borderlands: Texas Poetry Review
Aries
Rockford Review
Solo Novo
Poem
Spindrift
East Coast Literary Review
REAL: Regarding Arts & Letters
Stone Voices
Tampa Review
Bacopa Literary Review

More Information

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

Personal Favorites

What I'm Reading Now:
The Interlingual Critic by James Y. Liu, All the Fun's in How You Say a Thing by Timothy Steele
Favorite Books:
Magma by George Astalos, Splay Anthem by James Mackey, The Heart of Chinese Poetry by Greg Whincup, The Korean Century by Ku Sang, In Watermelon Sugar by Richard Brautigan, Nine Gates by Jane Hirshfield, The Elements of Style by Strunk & White

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Listing last updated: October 28, 2014.

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