POETRY

About

Heather Quinn is a poet & artist who lives in awe of the creative spirit. She finds the current shelter-in-place restrictions as an opportunity to to dig deep into the well of collective imagination.  She was a finalist in House Mountain Review's 2019 Broadside contest, a semi-finalist in Cuthroat's 2020 Joy Harjo's Poetry Prize & Prometheus Dreaming's 2019 Unbound Competition, a featured poet by 42 Miles Press & was included in Palette Poetry's  "Poetry We Admire" for her poem Shroud with Lead Wing originally published in Raw Art Review. Recent publishing credits include the New York Times, Cathexis Northwest Press, Ghost City Review, High Shelf Press, Inkwell Press, Kissing Dynamite Poetry & Burninghouse Press. 


Please scroll down to check-out some of her published work. 

Also check out her Instagram site for recent language-inspired art & more (link below)

Photo below by Heather of "Homage" by Leopoldo Maler

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FEATURED POETRY

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THE HISTORY OF LIGHT
IN CATHEXIS NORTHWEST PRESS

SIX-WORD COVID- INSPIRED MEMOIR
IN THE NEW YORK TIMES

SPARROW
IN PROMETHEUS DREAMING

INCEPTION

IN KISSING DYNAMITE POETRY

ETYMOLOGY

IN HIGH SHELF PRESS


PHOTO BY DON LEE

ANALEMMA

IN 42 MILES PRESS


ARTWORK BY JOSEPH CORNELL

A CERTAIN LIGHT

IN INKWELL


PHOTO BY HEATHER QUINN

THE IMMIGRANT

IN PROMETHEUS DREAMING

PHOTO COURTESY OF THE NY PUBLIC LIBRARY

YITZOR

IN GHOST CITY REVIEW

PHOTO BY HEATHER QUINN

SHROUD WITH LEAD WING

ROOT AND ASH

WINEDARK AND PINETORCH

IN RAW ART REVIEW


ARTWORK BY ANSELM KEIFER

KADDISH FOR GRANDMA IRENE

IN MINNESOTA REVIEW

AUSTRALIA, NEW YEARS DAY 2020

IN HEADLINE POETRY AND PRESS

PHOTO BY MARK FLETCHER-BROWN

 
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