Janet Buck is a seven-time Pushcart Nominee. Her poetry has recently appeared in Octavo, Poetry Magazine.com, Offcourse, The Pedestal Magazine, Facets Magazine, as well as in Wicked Alice, Kaleidowhirl, and 2River View. Beckoned By The Reckoning, Buck's third print collection of poetry, was recently released by PoetWorks Press. Her second print collection of poetry, Tickets to a Closing Play, was the winner of the 2002 Gival Press Poetry Award and was reviewed in Offcourse Issue #17, Summer 2003, by Robert W. Greene.
She teaches writing courses for Rogue Community College in Southern Oregon. For links to more of her work, see http://members.aol.com/jbuck22874/whatsnew.html
Janet Buck's poems have appeared in Offcourse since 2002.
Issue #37, Spring 2009, Two Poems
Issue #34, Summer 2008, Two Poems
Issue #33, "The Dirty Rabbitt's Foot" and other poems
Issue #31, Poems
Issue #29, Three Poems
Issue #28, "Explaining Silence" and "The Last Three Days."
Issue #27, "Sitting on a Leaning Fence " and "The Hamster Wheel"
Issue #26, "Defiant Eye" and "Touching the Burn"
Issue #21, The Leg Shop",
Issue #20, Three Poems
Issue #19, Four Poems and In the Shadow of the Globe: Where History Comes to Life by Michelle Cameron. Review by Janet I. Buck.
Issue #18, Two Poems
Issue #16, Three Poems
Issue #15, Three Poems,
Issue #14, Yolki Blues
Issue #12, Love Should Play Fortissimo
Issue #10, Two Poems
Issue #7, "Flan" and "Obsession's Deep Obsidian"
(Bio last updated 3/29/09.)