Patrick Coleman


Patrick Coleman, Writer

Member Info

Joined: June 13, 2017
Last Visited: July 27, 2017

Writer Bio

I'm the current Clarion coordinator, and I write things, too. Book of prose poems coming out from Tupelo Press early next year. A novel and collection of stories floating around. In the early stages of the next book and looking to get messy, and to support some Clarion writers in the process. If you donate, I'll write you a prose poem—feel free to ask/demand a subject, as befits a patron! If you want a formal poem, though, know I only do acrostics, and they're always terribly morose.

Writing Style

Like my fighting style—uncontrolled and motivated by getting out of the way.

Writing Goal

Split between getting a first draft of the next book off the ground, and working on a new series of prose poems.

Fundraising Goal


writing goal:
70 hours in the chair


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