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.)