Life List Notes by Martin Dickinson


Martin Dickinson is the author of two previous collections of poems, My Concept of Time (Finishing Line Press, 2014) and, together with Maryland poet, Nancy Allinson, What a Windstorm Teaches (Sligo Creek Press, 2019).
Dickinson’s poetry explores the illusion of solidity in our changing world as well as the otherwise unmapped country of gusts and storms within us and without us. He was poet of the month for May 2015 for the on-line journal Blue Heron Review. His poems appear in California Quarterly, The Innisfree Poetry Journal, the Russian language weekly, Kontinent (in Russian translation) and in numerous print and on-line journals. Dickinson lives in Friendship Heights, Washington, DC.