Marc Alan Di Martino

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How often I meet you here
above the trees and houses
nested in sleep, the edges

of you ringed, luminescent
as a dropped nickel in a pool
of crude oil.


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POETRY

2019

What Happened at the Baptism” – Matador Review

Epiphanies” – Verse-Virtual

Requiem for an Ocean Burial” – Palette Poetry

Caravaggio Was Our Matchmaker” – Verse-Virtual

“Runaway” – Baltimore Review

“Still Life with City” – Verse-Virtual

“On Maujer St.”  – Flatbush Review

“The Skaters” – Innisfree Poetry Journal

“Dear Cuck” – Rattle

“New Year’s Eve” – Verse-Virtual

2018

A User’s Guide to Rocks and Minerals” – Verse-Virtual

Cat Person” – The Road Not Taken – A Journal of Formal Poetry

Starman” – Verse-Virtual

Breaking” – Poets Reading the News

“Somebody Suggested the World Needed More Vampire Poems, So I Wrote One” – Verse-Virtual

“Submission Guidelines” – Gravel

“To the Night Sky”, “Luftmensch” & “To Ink” – Verse-Virtual

“Pawn’s Game” & “Blue Ridge Service Station” – Tuck Magazine

“National Day of Atonement” – Writers Resist

“To the Horned Moon” – Verse-Virtual

“Space Station Crew Sees Lots of Clouds” – Ekphrastic Review

“Worth It”  – Rattle ‘Poets Respond’

The King Is Dead” – Poets Reading the News

2017

Morpheus in West Virginia” – Poets Reading the News

2011

Samuel Menashe Reads at the Harvard Club (pdf)” – Italian Americana

2009

“Death of an Artist” & On My Great Grandfather’s 131st Birthday” (pdf) – Poetry Salzburg Review

Poems of Mario dell’Arco & Translating Mario dell’Arco – Journal of Italian Translation  (These are, to my knowledge, the only translations available in English of this great Italian poet.)

2008

“The Muhammadiad” – The New Yorker

“Seagulls” , “Poets” & “Memorandum” – Battered Suitcase

2007

“Time Traveler” – Big City Lit

2002

“Ninotchka” – Pivot

Thunder” – Pivot

2000

“Genesis” – Greetings