Alison Hawthorne Deming .:. Poet : Essayist : Teacher Alison Hawthorne Deming

New Work.

New Poetry

"Stairway to Heaven"
January 24, 2014 : Academy of American Poets Poem-a-Day

"The Toothbrush"
January 2011 : For Steve Orlen (1942 - 2010)

"Pandora on Prozac," "Specimens Collected at the Clearcut," and "Glooscap in Wolfville" with audio
Fall 2009 : A Journal of the Built & Natural Environments

"To Orpheus, If You Had Been My Brother...," "Eurydice," and "Zeus"
February 2007

"Persephone Speaks"
September 1, 2006 : Kore Press Blog, Persephone Speaks

"The Andrews Forest Quartet"
Spring 2006 : HJ Andrews Experimental Forest Writers-in-Residence Program [more info]

New Prose

Brazilian Notebook
Summer 2012 : A Blog Series on

"Culture, Biology, and Emergence" : An Excerpt
Spring 2009 : The Georgia Review (Special Issue)

"The Future of Environmental Essay"
Summer/Fall 2008 : A Journal of the Built & Natural Environments [Alison's Association of Writers and Writing Programs conference presentation—along with David Gessner, David Rothenberg, and Lauret Savoy—with audio excerpt]

"Brief Encounter on the Savanna"
Summer 2008: OnEarth [and listen to podcast and interview: "What Nature Teaches — If We Listen"]

"Cormorant," "My Cat Jeffrey," and "Dogtags"
February 2007 : From Alison's book-in-progress, With Animals in Mind: A Bestiary for the Twenty-first Century

"The Owl, Spotted"
Fall 2006 : OnEarth [more info]