Poems


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


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


Still Life at Big Lake
Published online by Vital Sparks
Volume One
December 2020

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


This
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


Forthcoming in 2021:

The Closed Eye Open, July 2021: “Still Life at Heflinger Park”
The Journal of Compressed Creative Arts / Matter Press, Aug. 27, 2021: “Fifteen Billboards”
Plainsongs Summer 2021: “Bananas”
Finishing Line Press: 30 page book, “Unsuspecting Cinderella”


Shyla Shehan

Omaha, Nebraska