River Teeth

River Teeth
Spring 2013
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Confrontation

Confrontation
Fall 2012
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Meridian

Meridian
Spring 2012
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The New Guard

The New Guard Literary Review 2011
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True Crime Classic

True Crime Classic:
Unsolved
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2011 Anthology

2011 Anthology:
The Wordstock Ten






Crazyhorse
Crazyhorse
Fall 2017
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Kirk Wilson is an NEA Fellow whose work in poetry, fiction, and nonfiction has been widely published in literary journals and anthologies. He is the recipient of the New Millennium Award for Nonfiction, a Pushcart nominee, and a finalist for the Crazyhorse Nonfiction Prize and the Machigonne Fiction Award. A chapbook of his poems, The Early Word, was published by Burning Deck press. His true crime classic Unsolved has been published in six editions in the US and UK.

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The National Endowment for the Arts has awarded Kirk a Creative Writing Fellowship for 2018.

Kirk’s memoir/essay “Secrets of Kirby Hall” has been published in the Fall 2017 issue of Crazyhorse, as a finalist for the Crazyhorse Nonfiction Prize.

Kirk is the winner of the New Millennium Award for Non-Fiction. Read the winning story here.

A longer version of the winning story was nominated for a Pushcart Prize and published in the Spring 2013 issue of River Teeth.


Kirk's poem "Deus ex Machina" was published in the Fall 2012 issue of Confrontation.

Kirk's short story "The Goat's Eye" was published in the Spring, 2012 issue of Meridian.

As a finalist in the Machigonne Fiction Contest, "The Story You've Never Heard About Lattorial" was published in the 2011 edition of The New Guard.

As a finalist for the 2011 Wordstock Short Fiction Competition, Kirk's short story "The Heart of Things" was included in the anthology "The Wordstock Ten," published by the Wordstock Festival. Read the story here.

Kirk's short story "The Coldest Day" was published in the April/May 2012 issue of Midway Journal. Read it here.

Kirk's poem "Naming Andromeda" was published in the March 2012 issue of Folly. Read the poem here.

Kirk's poem "The Periodic Table" was published in the Fall, 2012 edition of Soundings East.

Eleven of Kirk's poems were featured in the 2012 edition of The Langdon Review.

Kirk's poem "Rules for Objects" will be published in the 2013 volume of Eclipse.