Amy Groshek Avocation and Vocation

Poetry, Prose, and Criticism

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  • "The Passionate Shepherd To Her Love" in Fence Magazine, Winter/Spring 2015
  • "Single Life 18: In which our beloved protagonist, though thrall to yet another woman, resists the temptation to romantic fallacy" in Contrary Magazine, Summer 2011 edition
  • Review of Sobbing Superpower: Selected Poems of Tadeusz Różewicz, translated by Joanna Trzeciak, in Rain Taxi, Summer 2011 Print Edition
  • Review of LESS IS MORE: Embracing Simplicity for a Healthy Planet, a Caring Economy and Lasting Happiness in Rain Taxi, Fall 2010 online edition
  • Review of The Book of Things by Ales Steger, translated by Brian Henry, in Rain Taxi, Winter 2010 print edition
  • Review of LOOK BACK, LOOK AHEAD: The Selected Poems of Srečko Kosovel in Rain Taxi, Fall 2010 online edition
  • "Rubia Writes a Poem About Light for a Contest" in Alaska Quarterly Review, Spring & Summer 2010
  • Review of Sexuality and Socialism by Sherry Wolf, in Rain Taxi, Spring 2010 print edition
  • Review of Port Trakl by Jaime Luis Huenún, translated by Daniel Borzutzky in Mantis, Issue 8
  • Review of I Wrote Stone: The Selected Poetry of The Selected Poetry of Ryszard Kapuściński, translated by Kiana Kuprel and Marek Kusiba, Rain Taxi Online Edition, Fall 2009
  • "Fort Healthcare, Fort Atkinson, WI" on Owlsmag, May 2009
  • "Work Ethic" in Political Affairs, May 2009
  • "Paying the Bills" in Political Affairs, February/March 2009
  • Review of The Baltic Quintent in Rain Taxi, Winter 2009
  • Three poems in Contrary Magazine, Spring 2008
  • "Single Life 8" in Contrary Magazine, Winter 2008
  • Shin Deep published by Finishing Line Press, 2008
  • "Egressive" in Contrary Magazine, Fall 2007
  • Review of Daniel Borzutzky's The Ecstasy of Capitulation on CutBank Reviews, August 2007
  • "Paying the Bills" in Seeds of Fire: Contemporary Poetry from the Other USA, edited by Jon Anderson, published by Smokestack Books, 2007
  • "The Revolutionary" in Contrary Magazine, Fall 2006
  • "Single Life 1: The Sentimental" and "Single Life 9: Going Without," Porcupine, Fall 2006
  • "Antipastoral: Dairymen" in Contrary Magazine, Spring 2006
  • "Me in the Bathroom" in The Anchorage Press, June 2006
  • "Paying the Bills" by Broadsided Press, 15 April 2006
  • "Kirkland Farm, Rt. 1, Schroeder Rd." in Radical Society, Spring 2006
  • "Thomas McGrath" in The Greenwood Encyclopedia of American Poets and Poetry, edited by Jeffrey Gray, Greenwood Press, 2006
  • "Single Life 13: Dinner at Her Place" in Bloom, Spring 2005
  • "Gdzie Napisac" and "Alzheimer's Weltanshauung" in Alaska Quarterly Review, Spring 2005
  • "Bunyan Snowed In North of Bemidji" in Blue Collar Review, Spring 2004
  • "Cow's Leg: A Midday Visit to My Grandparents" in Ice Floe, Winter Solstice 2003
  • "Grappling with the Green Giant" in Wisconsin Natural Resources, August 2000