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Tim Mayo

The Brattleboro Retreat
Substitute Teacher & MHW
Brattleboro, VT
Tim Mayo’s poems and reviews have appeared in The American journal of Poetry, Avatar Review, Barrow Street, Narrative Magazine, Poetry International, Poet Lore, River Styx, Salamander, San Pedro River Review, Tar River Poetry, Valparaiso Poetry Review, Verse Daily, Web Del Sol Review of Books, and The Writer’s Almanac. His poems have received seven Pushcart Prize nominations.
His first full length collection, The Kingdom of Possibilities, was published by Mayapple Press and among other honors was a finalist for the 2009 May Swenson Award.  His second volume of poems, Thesaurus of Separation (Phoenicia Publishing 2016) was a finalist for the 2017 Montaigne Medal and for the 2017 Eric Hoffer Award.  He lives in Southern Vermont. His most recent collection, Notes to the Mental Hospital Timekeeper (Kelsay Books, 2019) received an Honorary Mention in the 2020 chapbook category of the Eric Hoffer Book Awards.