Poems

Poems Online

My Garden
The Fox Wife
Ravens
Fairy Tale
The Witch
The Changeling
What Her Mother Said
The Bear’s Daughter
The Ophelia Cantos

Poems Collected

Songs for Ophelia, Papaveria Press, 2014.  Includes eighty of my poems, with an introduction by Catherynne Valente.

Songs for Ophelia

Brian Blyth Daubney has composed music for seven of my poems: “Autumn, the Fool,” “Echo and Narcissus,” “The Frost,” “Helen in Sparta,” “Goblin Song,” “The Singer,” and “Dirge for a Lady.” The poems are included on his CD October Roses.

Poems Published

“The Bride,” Faerie Magazine 27, Summer 2014.  Songs for Ophelia, 2014.

“The Elf King’s Daughter,” Faerie Magazine 27, Summer 2014. Songs for Ophelia, 2014.

“The Willow’s Story,” Faerie Magazine 27, Summer 2014. Songs for Ophelia, 2014.

“The Witch-Wife,” Faerie Magazine 27, Summer 2014. Songs for Ophelia, 2014.

“Autumn’s Song,” Faerie Magazine 27, Summer 2014. Songs for Ophelia, 2014.

My Garden,” Tor.com, April 2014.

The Fox Wife,” Tor.com, April 2013.

“Shoes of Bark,” Mythic Delirium 27, Summer/Fall 2012 (as “What Would You Think”). The 2013 Rhysling Anthology, 2013. Songs for Ophelia, 2014.

“Vivian to Merlin,” Mythic Delirium 27, Summer/Fall 2012. Songs for Ophelia, 2014.

“Binnorie,” Mythic Delirium 24, Winter/Spring 2011. The Moment of Change: An Anthology of Feminist Speculative Poetry, 2012. Songs for Ophelia, 2014.

Ravens,” Goblin Fruit, Autumn 2010.  The 2011 Rhysling Anthology, 2011. Songs for Ophelia, 2014.

“Death,” Mythic Delirium 23, Summer/Fall 2010. Songs for Ophelia, 2014.

“As I Was Walking,” Mythic Delirium 23, Summer/Fall 2010. Songs for Ophelia, 2014.

“The Gentleman,” Mythic Delirium 21, Summer/Fall 2009. Songs for Ophelia, 2014.

Fairy Tale,” Journal of Mythic Arts, Fall 2008. Songs for Ophelia, 2014.

“An Education,” Voices from Fairyland, 2008. Songs for Ophelia, 2014.

“Advice to a Daughter,” Voices from Fairyland, 2008. Songs for Ophelia, 2014.

“The Stones by the Stream,” Voices from Fairyland, 2008. Songs for Ophelia, 2014.

“The Gypsy’s Warning,” Voices from Fairyland, 2008. Songs for Ophelia, 2014.

“The Marshes,” Voices from Fairyland, 2008. Songs for Ophelia, 2014.

“Guenivere in Prison,” Voices from Fairyland, 2008. Songs for Ophelia, 2014.

“Three Swans,” Voices from Fairyland, 2008. Songs for Ophelia, 2014.

“The Sleeping Princess,” Voices from Fairyland, 2008.

“The Goblins,” Voices from Fairyland, 2008. Songs for Ophelia, 2014.

“Song of the Daughters,” Voices from Fairyland, 2008. Songs for Ophelia, 2014.

The Witch,” Heliotrope, Fall 2007. Voices from Fairyland, 2008. The Moment of Change: An Anthology of  Feminist Speculative Poetry, 2012. Songs for Ophelia, 2014.

“How Raven Made His Bride,” The Coyote Road, 2007. The 2008 Rhysling Anthology, 2008.

“Bal Macabre,” Mythic Delirium, Summer/Fall 2006. Songs for Ophelia, 2014.

“Echo and Narcissus,” October Roses (CD), 2006. Songs for Ophelia, 2014.

“The Frost,” October Roses (CD), 2006. Songs for Ophelia, 2014.

“The Singer,” October Roses (CD), 2006. Songs for Ophelia, 2014.

“Dirge for a Lady,” October Roses (CD), 2006. Songs for Ophelia, 2014.

“Goblin Song,” MYTHIC, 2006. October Roses (CD), 2006. Voices from Fairyland, 2008. Songs for Ophelia, 2014.

“Arachne,” Jabberwocky 2, 2006.

“Beauty to the Beast,” MYTHIC, 2006. Voices from Fairyland, 2008.  Songs for Ophelia, 2014.

“Nymphs Finding the Head of Orpheus,” Jabberwocky 1, 2005. The Year’s Best Fantasy and Horror: Nineteenth Annual Collection, 2006. Songs for Ophelia, 2014.

The Changeling,” The Rose in Twelve Petals and Other Stories, 2004. Journal of Mythic Arts, Winter 2005. The Year’s Best Fantasy and Horror: Eighteenth Annual Collection, 2005. Voices from Fairyland, 2008. Songs for Ophelia, 2014.

What Her Mother Said,” Journal of Mythic Arts, Fall 2004. The Rose in Twelve Petals and Other Stories, 2004. The Year’s Best Fantasy and Horror: Eighteenth Annual Collection, 2005. Voices from Fairyland, 2008. Songs for Ophelia, 2014.

The Bear’s Daughter,” Journal of Mythic Arts, Winter 2003. The Rose in Twelve Petals and Other Stories, 2004. Songs for Ophelia, 2014.

“Octavia is Lost in the Hall of Masks,” Mythic Delirium 8, Spring 2003. The 2004 Rhysling Anthology, 2004. Nebula Awards Showcase 2006: The Year’s Best SF and Fantasy, 2006.

“The Phantom Lover,” The Lyric, Fall 2002. Songs for Ophelia, 2014.

“Autumn, the Fool,” The Lyric, Fall 2002. October Roses (CD), 2006. Songs for Ophelia, 2014.

The Ophelia Cantos,” Lady Churchill’s Rosebud Wristlet 9, November 2001. The Rose in Twelve Petals and Other Stories, 2004. Journal of Mythic Arts, Winter 2005. Voices from Fairyland, 2008. Songs for Ophelia, 2014.

“Falling Boy,” Lady Churchill’s Rosebud Wristlet 9, November 2001. Songs for Ophelia, 2014.

“By Tidal Pools,” Lady Churchill’s Rosebud Wristlet 8, June 2001. The Rose in Twelve Petals and Other Stories, 2004. Voices from Fairyland, 2008. Songs for Ophelia, 2014.

“Helen in Sparta,” Lady Churchill’s Rosebud Wristlet 8, June 2001. The Rose in Twelve Petals and Other Stories, 2004. October Roses (CD), 2006. Voices from Fairyland, 2008. Songs for Ophelia, 2014.

“Chrysanthemums,” Lady Churchill’s Rosebud Wristlet 8, June 2001. The Rose in Twelve Petals and Other Stories, 2004. Songs for Ophelia, 2014.

“Molly,” The Lyric, Fall 2000. Songs for Ophelia, 2014.