Bill’s poems have appeared in a number of journals, including Harvard Review Online, Berkeley Poetry Review, Los Angeles Review, Beloit Poetry Journal, Westbranch, Carve Magazine, Pittsburgh Poetry Review, Salt Hill Journal, Rabbit Catastrophe Review, Clockhouse, Handsome Poetry Journal, Versal, Barrow Street, Clarion, Sugar House Review, Harpur Palate, Main Street Rag, Borderlands Texas Poetry Review, Salamander, and many others.

Poetry Films

2020: Autobiography of Buzz Aldrin

Directed by Avi Chetri

2018: "I don't believe in ghosts"

Directed by Amiro Mo

Poems with Audio

“Here’s a plan called happy hour” & “‘How surely and certainly love fails itself even as it reinvents itself’” in Twyckenham Notes

“I don’t believe in ghosts” in Linebreak read by Heather Christle

Reading of “Abstract Therapy in the Natural World” for rob mclennan’s periodicities

Interview with Chewing the Gristle

Interview with 1-week Critique

Reading and Q&A with fellow poet Sean Connery at the Syracuse Downtown YMCA

Poems Online


“Recursive Echolalia: An Elegy for Children”

“This is how to go about it”

"The Worst Buddhist"

“I let them take it all, didn’t I?”

“Abstract Therapy in the Natural World”

“The New Crusades 1”


“The result is more / sky” and “Think of the guests”

“Too young to understand, she asks what happens when someone dies”

“The latest science”

“Soon a hatch will open & a man with a gun will ask why you’re not a man”

“Water cycle #8: we can’t know a thing / without knowing what it’s for”

“It is the hour of the helpless horse”

“Toward a sense of self-sufficiency, an interview” and “Dream of living alone in an unfinished kitchen”

“He Kept Them There All Year”

“Autobiography of Buzz Aldrin”

“They Deep”

“A Car in the Field”

“As a privacy of owls gathers, I have no form for approaching you”

Reviews of Contemporary Poetry Collections Online in Verdad

Reviews of Contemporary Poetry Collections Online in Vallum

"Tragedy by the Sea"