Donna J. Gelagotis Lee
 
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Publications

 
“Service”
“Women Didn’t Go to the Kafeníon
fron//tera: bilingual literary magazine based in Madrid
(boundaries//límites)

“Lesson” 
Amsterdam Quarterly
(Education)


“Cloud” 

After Letting the Horses Out”  

The Lost Sparrow

(Lost Sparrow Press, 2017)


“America

1984  

Cameras

Proteus: A Journal of Ideas, 2017

(Volume 31.1: Privacy and Freedom 

in the Digital Age


“Lover” 

Forage 

(issue: Poetry of Nature)


“Hot Breath

Contemporary Verse 2: 

The Canadian Journal of Poetry and 

Critical Writing (CV2)

Hair issue

 
Raccoon Prints 
Whitefish Review
Tenth Anniversary issue (Out of Time)

“Fishing for an Octopus”  
Driftfish: A Zoomorphic Anthology 
(Zoomorphic, 2016)

“The lake, when I was growing up,” 
Earth’s Daughters 
(issue 88. Ebb, 2016)

“The Fast” 
Mothers and Sons: Centering Mother Knowledge 
(Demeter Press, 2016)

“Bee” 
Pilgrimage magazine  
(Fear)

“The island’s heat” 
“The way the coast came to meet us” 
“Desire in the Rock of the Cove” 
New Madrid, Journal of Contemporary Literature 
(Evolving Islands)

Arrival
Magma Poetry, 2014
(Freedom)

Swallowing Ourselves Whole

Magma Poetry, 2014
(
Breaks)

Transposition
Earths Daughters, 2014
(Light)

To My Boy Friend in High School”
Aethlon: The Journal of Sport Literature
Sport Literature Anthology


Original Bride
Vallum: contemporary poetry, issue 11:1, 2014 
(Thresholds)

Through the Front Door”
Magma Poetry, 2013
(
The Shape of the Poem)

Going Fishing and Cooking the Fish‏

About Place Journal, November 2013
(The Future of Water)

Four poems

Unruly Catholic Women Writers: Creative Responses to Catholicism
Excelsior Editions/SUNY Press, 2013

“The Submission Process”
(The Writer's Experience)

Press Americana, 2013

Like a Day I Never Knew
The Other Journal, 2013 (Prayer)

The S
hepherd” (with audio)
qarrtsiluni, 2013 (Animals in the City)
 
Succumbed”
Earths Daughters, 2013 (One if by Land)
 
Looking at Us Eat”
Watching the Birds”
(The Politics of...)
 
Naive”
Indian River Review, 2012
 
Display”
subTerrain, 2012
 
The Women of the Village”
Off the Coast, spring 2012
GREEN issue
 
at the taverna
“Pressing On”
“Mother of the House”
“A Sigh on Mykonos”
“Thick Rope”
“The Half of It” 
C’est vrai, I’m thinking—” 
Telling and Re-telling: The Mosaics of Traveling
Narratives and Narrators
Twentieth Anniversary Edition
 
To Wake Us”
The Poetry Supplement, winter 2012
 
The Rover”
Making Connections: Interdisciplinary Approaches
to Cultural Diversity, fall 2011
 
Morning on Mykonos”
I Cannot Lie Down Anymore”
A Slice of Noon” 
Finding Myself at the Acropolis”
 
To My Boy Friend in High School”
Aethlon: The Journal of Sport Literature
 
Bathing at Peaks of Otter
Vallum: new international poetics, issue 8:1, 2011 (Mountains & Heights)
 
The Way Out”
Cimarron Review, issues 175 and 176, spring/summer 2011
 
Sure”
Knocking at the Door: Poems for Approaching the Other
Birch Bench Press, 2011
 
Running from Predators”
Sure Footing”
Washing My Horse’s Sheath” 
Sport Literate, 15th Anniversary issue
 
The First Winter Winds” 
Cove in Another Country”
LiNQ, 2010 (Islands)
 
Lost”
An pei kati, tha faei ksilo
Descant, The Winter Reader, 2010 
 
To Fos Stin Elláda”
 
What Is Missing”
Alligator Juniper, Special International Section, issue 15, 2010
 
The Village Mongrels” 
The Abandoned Woman in the Water Closet”
antiTHESIS, 2010 (Fear)
  
Ode to Fungi-filled Face Cream”
(Lost Horse Press, 2010)
 
Selection of poems
Atenea: a bilingual journal of the humanities and social sciences (special issue on Time and Temporality)
 
Leaving You” 
Translation”
Jacket, issue 38, late 2009 (Feature: H.D.)
 
Circumstance”
Vallum: contemporary poetry, issue 7:1, 2009 (Luck)
  
I Refuse. I Refuse.”
Existere - Journal of Arts and Literature, fall 2009/winter 2010
 
Just Married in the Village”
Sojourn: A Journal of the Arts, volume 22, 2009
 
Beyond Appearances” 
Borderlands: Texas Poetry Review, issue 32, spring/summer 2009 (special issue on ekphrastic poetry)
  
Calling Out”
The Permissible Food of Marriage” 
The Supper” 
 
Is Time Immortal?”
Cider Press Review, 2009
 
Re-sort”
Amoskeag, spring 2009
 
The Women” 
Blue Dusk”
 
Country”
genre: arrivals and departures, 2009 (genre: an International Journal of Literature and the Arts)
 
A Life of Blood”
Women. Period.
Spinsters Ink, 2008
  
Football in Athens, with Her”
University of Nebraska Press, 2008
 
The New Filly”
Control” 
Cadence of Hooves: A Celebration of Horses 
Yarroway Mountain Press, 2008
 
Uncertain wavering”
Letters to the World: Poems from the Wom-po LISTSERV
Red Hen Press, 2008
 
The Coastal Road”
Paradise” 
Sunrise, Mytilini”
Terrain.org: A Journal of the Built & Natural Environments, Issue No. 21, winter/spring 2008 (Islands and Archipelagos)
 
Horse Auction”
How Things Are”
Descant, fall 2007 issue (Fashion)
  
From the 21st Floor”
Crab Orchard Review, summer/fall 2007 issue (Come Together ~ Occasions, Ceremonies, & Celebrations)
 
Muscle”
Earths Daughters, double issue (Once Upon a Time and Games); the poem is also mentioned in the Small Press Review, September 7, 2007
 
Five poems
Interdisciplinary Humanities (The National Association for Humanities Education Scholarly Journal), spring 2007 issue (Technoculture)
 

 

Readings & Book Signings
 
  
 
2012
 
Reading, Poets at the Library, U.S. 1 Poets' Cooperative and Delaware Valley Poets Joint Readings Series, Princeton Public Library, Princeton, N.J., June 11
 

Reading, Somerset Poetry Group, Bridgewater Township Library, Bridgewater, NJ, May 1

 
2009
 

Reading, Delaware Valley Poets, Barnes & Noble Booksellers, Princeton MarketFair, NJ, September 14

Reading, in celebration of Small Press Month and the release of the anthology Poetic Voices Without Borders 2 (Gival Press), The New York Center for Independent Publishing, New York City, March 18

 

2008
 

Reading, The Greek-American Writers' Association, Cornelia Street Café, New York City, September 20

Reading, Delaware Valley Poets, Barnes & Noble Booksellers, Princeton MarketFair, NJ, September 8

Book Signing, B. Dalton Booksellers, Quaker Bridge Mall, Lawrenceville, NJ, March 22

Girl Talk: A Women's Poetry Reading, A Reading in Celebration of Women's History Month, West Caldwell Public Library, NJ, March 15  See photos at Blogalicious.

Book Signing, The Association of Writers and Writing Programs (AWP) Conference & Bookfair, New York City, Americas Hall II, table #455, Potomac Review / Gival Press, February 1

Terrain.org's 10th Anniversary Read, Cornelia Street Café, New York City, January 31  Photos at Terrain.org Blog, February 9, 2008

 

2007
 

Book Signing, B. Dalton Booksellers, Quaker Bridge Mall, Lawrenceville, NJ, December 16

Coffee House Poetry Reading, Barnes & Noble Booksellers, The Hamilton Marketplace, Hamilton, NJ, Sponsored by Allies Inc., December 13

Reading, Doylestown Bookshop, Doylestown, PA, November 30

Reading, Illini Union Bookstore, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Authors Corner, October 29

 

Reading, The Greek-American Writers' Association, Cornelia Street Café, New York City, April 21

Cup & Pen Reading Series, Think Coffee, New York City, January 3

 

2006
 

Reading and Book Launch, Princeton University Store, NJ, December 2 

 

 

 


News 
 
  
    
         
                                                                             
 

Intersection on Neptune has won the Prize Americana for Poetry 2018. The book is to be published by The Poetry Press of Press Americana.


“Complaints of the Sea and “The day spits in your eye appear in TRANSverse (issue: 
Resistance 
& Resilience / La resistance et le ressort).

Up ahead a slice of bone, has been nominated by the editors of The Ilanot Review for the 2018 Best of the Net (Anthology, Sundress Publications).

The poem “I Couldn’t Throw Dirt on Your Casket” and an interview appear in The Rappahannock  Review (issue: Cosmos), online.

The poem “The Village Mongrels” appears at ANTITHESIS 
Journal’s blog, July 19.

Bathing at Peaks of Otter is Poem of the Week (June 18), online, at Vallum:
Contemporary Poetry

Snake Oil appears in Women's Studies QuarterlyWSQ (issue: 
Beauty).

“Showing You the Grooming Tools” appears in The Fenland Reed 
(issue: The Body).

“White Dog” and If my dog liked to dive off boats,” appear in 
The Minds Eye 
(issue: Dog Diaries).

Second Half” 

appears in Mom Egg Review (issue: Mothers Work, Mothers Play).


Up ahead a slice of bone, appears in The Ilanot Review (issue: Pictures).


“Exiled at Siesta” appears at BLYNKT (Poetry). 


“Show Jacket” 

and “Seeing You at the Show Grounds” appear in The Broken City (issue: Hurry! Hard!).


The Hourglass of 

My Figure Has Swallowed a Pear

 and Keratosis” appear 

in BLYNKT (issue: Body Politics).


Wings” and Icteridae 

appear in Flightpath (Hallowell Press). 


What I Could Have Done” appears in Earth's Daughters (issue: 

Hindsight).


“Bus Stop, Athens, Greece” appears in the online edition of Cæsura: The Journal of Poetry Center San José (issue: Ascent//

Descent).




























                                                                          
 
 
 





 
Dennis H. Lee’s poetry appears in Illuminations. His poem Woodpeckers”
(with audio) appears in qarrtsiluni