Willie James King - Poetry

Willie James King
1900 Parkview Dr. S.
Montgomery, AL 36117
334-425-3115
wll3ki@aol.com

Hometown: Orrville, AL

Genre

  • Poetry


Publications and Awards

Books:
Autumn's Only Blood, Tebot Bach, 2012
The House in the Heart, Tebot Bach, 2007
At the Forest Edge, NewSouth Books, 2004
Wooden Windows, Sulfur River Literary Review Press, 1999

Anthologies:
After Shocks: The Poetry for Life-Shattering Events, Sante Lucia Books, 2008
Cadence of Hooves: A Celebration of Horses, Yarroway Mountain Press, 2007
Whatever Remembers Us: An Anthology of Alabama Poetry, Negative Capability Press, 2007
Dark Eros: Black Erotic Writings, St. Martin’s Griffin, 1997
Alabama: Its History and Geography, Clairmont Press, 1993

Journals:
Sugar House Review, Vol. 3: Spring/ Summer 2011
The Caribbean Writer:The Literary Gem of the Caribbean, Volume 24, 2010
English Journal, Vol. 99 No. 6. July 2010
New Contrast, 50th Anniversary Issue: 152, Volume 38 No. 4. Summer 2010
Urthona: a journal of buddhism and the arts, No. 27, Summer 2010.
and others

Literary Awards:
School District Leadership Award, CBC Education Brain Trust, 2001
Technical Assistance Grant, Alabama State Council on the Arts, 1993

More Information

Gives readings: Yes
Travels to readings: Yes
Conducts workshops: Yes
Available for interviews: Yes