Forthcoming in 2021:

GRIFFEL: “My Divorce is a Dead Bug Trapped in the Light Fixture in My Shower”
The Decadent Review: “Stars Under Glass”

Finishing Line Press Book of Poems, “Unsuspecting Cinderella”, Pre-release date: Nov. 22, 2021

Published / Released:

Still Life at Hefflinger Park
Published online by The Closed Eye Open
October 12, 2021

Fifteen Billboards
Published online by The Journal of Compressed Creative Arts / Matter Press
August 27, 2021

Four Poems
Published online by In Parentheses
September 5, 2021
Sunday Morning Traditions, Next Stop: Nashville, Street Name Daydream, and Home Run Rod

Published by Corpus Callosum Press
Plainsongs, Summer 2021

Life and Death at the Castle
Published online by Heartwood Literary Magazine
Issue #11 ~ Spring 2021

Released May 1, 2021

Now the Days
Published by Raw Art Review
Fall 2020

Released March, 2021

Photo by Aron Visuals on Unsplash

Castle Recursion and Castle Omnipresence
Published online by The Write Launch
February 2, 2021

Trying to Read in the Castle Library
Published by Gyroscope Review
Issue 21-1, Winter 2021
Released January 15, 2021
Available on Amazon

Open Window
Published online by Wild Roof Journal
Issue #6
January 4, 2021

To Whom or What or Where
Published online by Local Honey | Midwest
January 1, 2021

Pockets Full of Rocks
Published online by Sad Girl’s Club Lit
December 11, 2020

Published by Tempered Runes Press
Volume 1, Number 1: Bluing the Blade
Released December 2020
Available on Magcloud

Covid Sunset
Fruits of Our Quarantine
Published by Wingless Dreamer
Contest Winner/Top 10 Finalist
Released November 2020 (Publisher’s Website)

Oh Beautiful
Published online by New Verse News
October 31st, 2020

Speed of the Valley
Verses from the Plains A Poetry Collection
Published by The Nebraska Writers Guild
Released October 2020 (Amazon)

Five Poems
Published online by The Showbear Family Circus
Trapped In Line, Concourse B, Cure for the Common Equation, Self Portrait with Modern Man, and Finding the River
September/October 2020

Mining the Gap
Published online by Prometheus Dreaming
Volume 2, Issue 2.5
September 2020

American Academy of Poets
University and College Poetry Prize
2020 Winner
University of Nebraska, MFA

Nothing Could Kill You
Published online by Boston Accent Lit
Issue #18
July 2020

Shyla Shehan

Omaha, Nebraska