About

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M. J. Arlett was born in the UK, spent several years in Spain, and now lives in Texas where she is pursuing her PhD. She is a founding editor at the Plath Poetry Project and former nonfiction editor for Gulf Stream Magazine. 

Publications

Print

RHINO  – (forthcoming April 2018), Wake
Ninth Letter – (forthcoming), Noon
Pacifica Literary Review – Issue 10 Summer 2017, Fatigue
Mud Season Review – Issue III April 2017, On Her Fifteenth Birthday I Tell My Sister Why A Woman is Like A Bouquet of Flowers and Upon Discovering My Tire Has Been Stabbed, I Think of You
Poet Lore – Spring/Summer 2017 Volume 112, After He Demands I Say “I Love You”
Sheepshead Review – Spring 2016, Meditation at Lagunitas in American Sign Language and At Least One Character in this Essay Dies
Pittsburgh Poetry Review – Issue Three July 2016, Genesis II
Portland Review – Spring 2015, Salina, Kansas and Max’s Mum

Online
Whale Road Review – (forthcoming), Supermoon
Off the Coast – Winter 2017, Thread
B O D Y – October 2017, Clearing the Throat
Compose – Fall 2017, Daffodils in January
Tinderbox Poetry – Volume 4 Issue 3, Kingston Road
The Missing Slate – July 2017, Some Boats Don’t Float They Resist Sinking
Sweet Tree Review – Summer 2017, One Year Removed Here I Am
The American Poetry Journal – Issue 14, Seedlings
Sundog Lit – Issue 12, Hunger
Up the Staircase Quarterly – Issue 37, Concealed Carry
Yes Poetry – May 2017, Snowfall in Pennsylvania (winner of Eyewear Publishing’s Fortnight Prize)
Jet Fuel Review – Issue 13 Spring 2017, Grandmother as Changing Seasons and Fruit Bowl
Noble / Gas Qtrly – Issue 204.1, As Sylvia Plath Dies and Bonfire Night, Lewes
ELKE – To the Waterline at Key Biscayne and Mango at the Deering Estate
Rust + Moth – Spring 2017, Esdrújula
Breakwater Review – Issue XVII, Small Game
Banango Street – Issue 13 Poets Respond, Lost & Found
Literary Orphans –  The Stag
Rose Red Review – Winter 2016, Sharing a Toothbrush, I Decide to Marry Him
Lunch Ticket –  Winter/Spring 2017, Aubade in Los Angeles (nominated for Best of the Net)
Indianola Review – Issue 3, Crossing Biscayne Bay
Houseguest Magazine – Issue 8, The Yellow House
Glass: A Journal of Poetry – Accomplice
Sliver of Stone – Issue 13 Extras, For Laura (Who Now Works Sixty-Five Hour Weeks)
Right Hand Pointing – Issue 101, Razor
The Grief Diaries – Elegy
Crab Fat Magazine – September 2016, Smoke and Ice in Andalucía, Swimming Lessons with Virginia Woolf and Leaving (Madrugada)
Hermeneutic Chaos – July 2016, Trout
The Boiler Journal – Winter 2015, October and Sitting with my Grandmother in Kingston, East Sussex
The Feminist Wire, Period and My Grandmother’s Smile
Gravel – July 2015, Thin Blue Line

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