Jason  Kirk

Victori...
229 books | 71 friends

Elena H...
145 books | 656 friends

Ami Pen...
907 books | 65 friends

Jeremy K.
1 book | 17 friends

Brooke
1,062 books | 132 friends

Amy Bartol
150 books | 3,386 friends

Anne Ch...
130 books | 127 friends

Ashley ...
230 books | 11 friends

More friends…

Jason Kirk

Goodreads Author


Born
in The United States
Website

Twitter

Genre

Influences
Time, gravity, thirst, hunger, libido, fatigue, loyalty...

Member Since
December 2010

URL


Jason Kirk is the author of "A Fabulous Hag in Purple on the Moor," "Reverb," and "The Other Whites in South Africa," as well as the composer of "The Mirror of Simple Souls," an opera collaboration with librettist and poet Anne Carson. He received his Master of Fine Arts in Poetry from the University of Michigan, and his writing awards include Hopwood Major and Minor Poetry Prizes. His recent work has appeared in the anthologies "WA129," "Footsteps: Poems for Homeless veterans," and "Phantasma: Stories."

Books: http://ow.ly/smDBO
Bursts: http://www.facebook.com/brasswax
Burps: http://twitter.com/brasswax

Average rating: 4.11 · 72 ratings · 16 reviews · 7 distinct works
Haiku of the Dead

by
4.39 avg rating — 18 ratings — published 2014
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Other Whites in South A...

3.71 avg rating — 7 ratings — published 2011
Rate this book
Clear rating
Reverb: Poems

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 6 ratings — published 2012
Rate this book
Clear rating
Footsteps: Poems for Homele...

by
liked it 3.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 2016
Rate this book
Clear rating
A Fabulous Hag in Purple on...

0.00 avg rating — 0 ratings — published 2015
Rate this book
Clear rating
Phantasma: Stories

by
4.03 avg rating — 29 ratings — published 2015
Rate this book
Clear rating
WA129

by
4.40 avg rating — 10 ratings
Rate this book
Clear rating
More books by Jason Kirk…
TODAY MARKS THE OFFICIAL RELEASE of WA129, a new poetry anthology edited by Washington State Poet Laureate Tod Marshal and published by Sage Hill Press. To commemorate Washington's 129th year, the collection includes poems by 129 poets from our great state, including Sherman Alexie, Tom Robbins, Heather McHugh, yours truly, and many more. That's some pretty luminous company for me. (In fact it'... Read more of this blog post »
 •  0 comments  •  flag
Twitter icon
Published on April 14, 2017 15:51 • 33 views • Tags: anthology, poetry

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events. Add an event.

Godsong: A Verse ...
Rate this book
Clear rating

 
Music and the Cre...
Rate this book
Clear rating

 
Float
Jason Kirk is currently reading
bookshelves: currently-reading
Rate this book
Clear rating

 

Jason’s Recent Updates

Jason Kirk rated a book liked it
So What So That by Marjorie Welish
Rate this book
Clear rating
Jason Kirk rated a book it was ok
On Apology by Aaron Lazare
Rate this book
Clear rating
Jason Kirk is now following
17895699
Jason Kirk entered a giveaway
The Rule of One by Ashley & Leslie Saunders
The Rule of One (The Rule of One #1)
by Ashley & Leslie Saunders (Goodreads Author)
20 copies available, ends on August 06, 2018 Enter to win »
Jason Kirk rated a book it was amazing
The Fire Next Time by James Baldwin
Rate this book
Clear rating
Jason Kirk has read
The Book of the Unwinding by J.D. Horn
Rate this book
Clear rating
Jason Kirk rated a book liked it
Provenance by Ann Leckie
Provenance
by Ann Leckie (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating
Jason Kirk rated a book really liked it
Things That Make White People Uncomfortable by Michael Bennett
Rate this book
Clear rating
Jason Kirk has read
Eduardo Guadardo, Elite Sheep by Anthony Pearson
Rate this book
Clear rating
Jason Kirk has read
Duck and Hippo in the Rainstorm by Jonathan London
Rate this book
Clear rating
More of Jason's books…
John Hodgman
“I still have a fondness for books. Many a time I will be antiquing, and I'll say, 'What's that old-timey curio over there? What is that, a candlestick telephone, one of those old pull-chain toilets? Oh no, it's a book. I used to help make those things! I will buy it and use it to decorate my chain of casual family-dining restaurants.”
John Hodgman

2147 The Haiku Lounge — 113 members — last activity Mar 27, 2018 07:07AM
A place to share 5-7-5 goodness, discuss books on haiku, and generally have a good time. We specialize in both themed haiku and free range haiku, with ...more
233 ¡ POETRY ! — 21165 members — last activity 1 hour, 41 min ago
No pretensions: just poetry. Stop by, recommend books, offer up poems (excerpted), tempt us, taunt us, tell us what to read and where to go (to read i ...more
220 Goodreads Librarians Group — 84562 members — last activity 6 minutes ago
A place where all Goodreads members can work together to improve the Goodreads book catalog. Non-librarians are welcome to join the group as well, to ...more



Comments (showing 1-1)    post a comment »
dateUp arrow    newest »

message 1: by Jason

Jason Kirk New haiku published in Synaesthesia Magazine's "Science & Numbers" Issue. (Hint: it's about fetuses eating each other.) This UK-based arts magazine displays beautifully on desktop and mobile devices. See page 52-3: http://www.joomag.com/magazine/synaes...


back to top