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Willie James King
1900 Parkview Dr. S.
Montgomery, AL 36117

Hometown: Orrville, AL


  • Poetry

Publications and Awards

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

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

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

  • ASCA
  • AHA
  • SCAC
  • DYS