Tim Gavin

Rookie (March 18,1963 / Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)

Biography of Tim Gavin

Tim Gavin has had his poems published in Anglican Theological Review, Black Bear Review, Black Moon, Black Water Review, Chiron Review, Endless Mountain Review, Mad Poets Review, Negative Capability, One Trick Pony, Poet Lore, South Dakota Review, Wind, Yarrow and other journals. His essays and book reviews have been published in a number of literary and educational journals. He is the editor of Nova House Press, which published a chapbook series. He is in search of a publisher for his novel, entitled, Street Legal.

Tim Gavin's Works:

Home Ground (1994, Redwood Chapel Publishing)

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Am I Fooling Myself

Venus’s been hovering west of the moon,
following Earth’s satellite like a dog
looking for a bone. Each night, I walk
through Bryn Mawr, climbing each steep hill
to face the next steep hill. I follow my
celestial neighbor. I wonder at
all the activity she hosts - so far
away that the distance is beyond
comprehension. Is she lonely in her