John M Marshall

Rookie (10 May 1946 / Wilmington, North Carolina)

Biography of John M Marshall

Born in Wilmington, North Carolina

Graduated from New Hanover High School - 1964

Attended UNC-Chapel Hill and UNC-Wilmington

Editor: Sagathy; Epiphany; Amarantha; Sun Tears

Member and past President – Cape Fear Astronomical Society


Poetry Publications - U.S.

Tribal Soul Kitchen, Beautiful Nuance, Wormwood, Poetry Motel, Charlotte Poetry, Review, Southern Poetry Review, Alpha Beat Soup, Coastal Plains Poetry Review, Orphic Lute, Ingénue, Bouillabaisse, Earthwise, Innisfree, WordSalad, Locust Magazine, King David, Whatever Is Pure, Universal Personality, Quill & Ink, Bone River Cantata, The Lyricist - Campbell University, The Cairn - St. Andrews College, ATD Bulletin - Federal Aviation Administration, Dark Moon Rising, Poetic Rainbows, Ariga, Foliate Oak, Cross Way Publications, Caffeine Destiny, Ujamaa, Swans Commentary, Penwood Review, Poetic Voices, Autumn Leaves, Underground Window, Projected Letters, A Darker Vision, Aljazeerah



Poetry Publications – Other

Germination – Canada; Panda Poetry – Wales; Flowing Mist – Romania; Open Wide – Liverpool, England; Mageworld – London, England;


Short Story Publications

Germination – Canada; Tintota – Australia; WordSalad – U.S.; afterDinner – U.S.



Writing Awards:

1992- Charles A. Shull Award- NC Poetry Society
1993- Caldwell W. Nixon, Jr. Award- NC Poetry Society
1994- North Carolina Poet Laureate Award- NC Poetry Society
1994- Charles A. Shull Award- NC Poetry Society
1995- Charles A. Shull Award- NC Poetry Society
2004- Poets’ Choice Award- Beautiful Nuance Magazine

John M Marshall's Works:

Poetica Nova
Mouth Music

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Mulier Amicta Sol

I came into your mystic dream;
the golden sun was on my gown,
upon my head aurora’s wreath,
around my waist the reins of dawn.

With slender rays of blue and white,
shining like the light of noon,
the jewel beneath my wingéd feet
formed the arc of the crescent moon.

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