Chris RObley's poetry

Chris Robley is the winner of Boulevard’s Poetry Prize for Emerging Writers and the recipient of a Maine Literary Award in Poetry. He was selected by Robert Pinsky as a finalist for the Dorset Prize, and served as a visiting editor for the Fall 2016 issue of Beloit Poetry Journal.

His poems have appeared in:

  • POETRY Magazine

  • The Poetry Review

  • Prairie Schooner

  • Poetry Northwest

  • Beloit Poetry Journal

  • The Cincinnati Review

  • Cimarron Review


  • Magma Poetry

  • Boulevard

  • Arsenic Lobster

  • Pacifica Literary Review

  • Port City Poets (Anthology)

  • Maine Arts Journal

Chris has performed his poems at a number of reading series, including Literary Death Match, Stone Boat, Local Buzz, The Maine Historical Society’s Summer Garden Series, the Belfast Poetry Festival, and more.

Some of the poems in the publications above have been gathered in a limited-edition chapbook designed, typeset, and printed by Chicken 3000. You can download a PDF of this dope little collection HERE