Noelle Kocot is the author of many collections of poetry, including God’s Green Earth (Wave Books, 2020), Phantom Pains of Madness (Wave Books, May 2016), Soul in Space (Wave Books, 2013), The Bigger World (Wave Books, 2011), and the book Poet by Default (Wave Books, 2011); translations of of the poet Tristan Corbière. Her previous works include the discography Damon’s Room, (Wave Books Pamphlet Series, 2010), Sunny Wednesday (Wave Books, 2009) and Poem for the End of Time and Other Poems (Wave Books, 2006). She is also the author of 4 and The Raving Fortune (both from Four Way Books). Her poems have been anthologized in Best American Poetry in 2001, 2012, and 2013. She is the recipient of awards from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Academy of American Poets, The Fund for Poetry, the American Poetry Review, and a residency from the Lannann Foundation. She has taught at the University of Texas New Writers’ Project and currently teaches part-time at the New School. She is the Poet Laureate of Pemberton Borough, New Jersey.
“and even you forgot those brilliant flashes seen from afar” -Ruth Stone