Poems

Links to Caitlin Doyle’s Works Available Online:

“The Foley Artist’s Apprentice”The Atlantic (reprinted in “The Crafty Poet: A Portable Workshop” and “The Best Emerging Poets of 2013″)

“Self-Portrait With Monkeys” / The Threepenny Review (reprinted in “The Best Emerging Poets of 2013)

“A Brief History of the Bikini” The Raintown Review (reprinted in “The Best Emerging Poets of 2013” and “The Southern Poetry Anthology”)

“Thirteen” / Unsplendid (reprinted in “Best New Poets 2009,”Writers Among Us,” and The Best Emerging Poets of 2013”)

“The Breakfast In Heidelberg Series” / Boston Review (reprinted in “Writers Among Us”)

“If Siegfried And Roy Had Never Met” / Black Warrior Review (reprinted in “The Best Emerging Poets of 2013”)

“The Doll Museum” / The Warwick Review (reprinted in “Calyx,” “The Southern Poetry Anthology,” The Best Emerging Poets of 2013”)

“Carnival” / Unsplendid

“In The Bush” / Birmingham Poetry Review (to read Samuel Zelitch’s commentary on the relationship between the sonic and thematic aspects of “In The Bush,” you can click here)

“Backward Sonnet for a Forward Thinker” / Rattle

“Fragment 31″ / Unsplenidd

“Page Six” / The Lyric

“The Sugar Cane Train,” an early poem from Caitlin’s student days, won the 2006 Independent Poetry Contest and was reprinted in The Blue Collar Review. You can click here to read the poem in The Independent Weekly, along with the judge’s comments.

Books and Anthologies Featuring Caitlin’s Poetry:

The Best Emerging Poets of 2013

Caitlin appears as one of seven featured poets in The Best Emerging Poets of 2013. The anthology includes poets Chloe Honum, Binh Nguyen, Dariel Suarez, and others. You can click here to read more about it and purchase a copy.

The Southern Poetry Anthology

Three of Caitlin’s poems have been selected to appear in Volume VII of The Southern Poetry Anthology, edited by William Wright (forthcoming in fall/winter 2014). The Southern Poetry Anthology “aspires to provide readers with a documentary-like survey of the best poetry being written in the American South at the present moment.” You can click here to read more about the anthology series

The Best New Poets Anthology

Caitlin’s work appears in the 2009 edition of the Best New Poets series, an annual anthology of fifty poems by emerging writers (University of Virginia Press). Contributors include Roger Reeves, Alex Dimitrov, Melissa Stein, Katy Didden, Eric Weinstein, and Kelly Davio. Kim Addonizio served as the 2009 guest editor.  You can click here to visit the book’s page on Amazon.com.

The Crafty Poet: A Portable Workshop

Caitlin’s work appears in The Crafty Poet: A Portable Workshop, edited by Diane Lockward. The book comprises “a collection of poems, prompts, craft tips, and interviews for aspiring and practicing poets.” Contributors include Jane Hirshfield, Stanley Plumly, Marilyn Hacker, Linda Pastan, and Jeffrey McDaniel. You can click here to read more about the book and you can click here to visit the book’s page on Amazon.com.

So Little Time

Caitlin’s work appears in So Little Time, an anthology  published by Green Writers Press. Edited by poet Greg Delanty and featuring an introduction by John Elder, the book gathers poems, photographs, and essays centered on environmental issues. Contributors include Grace Paley, Seamus Heaney, Hayden Carruth, Didi Jackson, Jean Valentine, and Ellen Bryant Voigt. As it says on the Green Writers Press website, “So Little Time is a revolving door of political activism, spirituality, nature, and humanity. It is a call to action, where urgency meets poetry in no uncertain terms…” You can click here to read more about the book and you can click here to visit the book’s page on Amazon.com

The Best of the Raintown Review

Caitlin’s work has been chosen for inclusion in The Best of the Raintown Review, forthcoming through Barefoot Muse Press in fall 2015. Edited by Anna Evans, Quincy Lehr, and Jeff Holt, the anthology gathers a selection of pieces published in The Raintown Review, one of the longest running print journals with an emphasis on metrical and formal poetry.  Contributors to the anthology include Erica Dawson, Rachel Hadas, Rob Griffith, Jehanne Dubrow and Rowan Ricardo Phillips. You can click here to read more about the book and pre-order a copy

Bared: An Anthology

Caitlin’s work has been selected to appear in Bared, an anthology forthcoming through Les Femmes Folles Books in 2016. Edited by Laura Madeline Wiseman, the collection features poetry and visual art on the subject of breasts – “Poets and artists bare their best breasts clad in bras, bare-chested, or both to boast their barbaric yawps in poems, in paint, in pictures, and art.” Contributors include Alicia Ostriker, Denise Duhamel, Allison Joseph, and Maura Seaton. You can click here to read more about Les Femmes Folles Books

American Creative Writers On Class

Caitlin’s work appears in an anthology titled American Creative Writers On Class, published through Big Wonderful Press (edited by Shelly Reed). The book features poetry and non-fiction on the subject of class in America. Contributors include Matthea Harvey, Dorianne Laux, Oliver de la Paz, and Laura McCullough. You can click here to read more about the book and you can click here to visit the book’s page on Amazon.com.

Writers Among Us

Caitlin’s work appears in Writers Among Us, an anthology of works by writers who have held the Writer-In-Residence position at St. Albans School in Washington, DC. Contributors include Curtis Sittenfeld, Matthew Klam, Will Blythe, and James Hoch. You can click here to read more about the book and learn how to purchase a copy

Naming The Baby: The Best of the Claremont Review

One of Caitlin’s early poems has been anthologized in Naming The Baby: The Best of the Claremont Review, published by Orca Books. From the Orca Books website: “Naming the Baby celebrates the best from the first thirty issues of the Claremont Review. This anthology features the poetry and fiction and some of the most talented adolescent writers of the past fifteen years, many of whom have gone on to careers in writing and whose novels and poems now grace bookshelves in bookstores across the continent.” You can click here to read more about Orca Books and you can click here to visit the book’s page on Amazon.com