The Vigil of Astonishment (on The Mercy Seat: Collected and New Poems, 1967-2001 by Norman Dubie)

Kevin Clark’s Self-Portrait with Expletives (LSU Press, 2010) won the Pleiades Press contest. His most recent chapbook, The Wanting (2016), won the Five Oaks Press contest. Clark’s writing appears in such places as the Antioch Review, Crazyhorse, The Georgia Review, the Iowa Review, Ploughshares, and the Southern Review.