Seth Jani

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Published Poems

2018
Reflections - Cacti Fur (Pending)


2017

Bare Hymn - Adelaide Literary Magazine (Pending)

Fossils - Adelaide Literary Magazine (Pending)


Mountain Pass - Adelaide Literary Magazine (Pending)


The Landscapist - Adelaide Literary Magazine (Pending)


Unfinished Business - Adelaide Literary Magazine (Pending)


Transmigration Blues - The Big Windows Review (August)


Absence - Black Fox Literary Magazine (Issue 16)

Golden Ships - Black Fox Literary Magazine (Issue 16) 


Albatross - Boned: A Collection of Skeletal Writings (March)


Harvest Gods - Boned: A Collection of Skeletal Writings (March)

Transmogrification - Boned: A Collection of Skeletal Writings (March)


Above the Water - The Bookends Review (August)

Mosaics - The Bookends Review (June)

The Forest is Everywhere - The Bookends Review (May)


Caravan - Borrowed Solace (Issue 1.1)

Mynah - Borrowed Solace (Issue 1.1)

Oneirokritai - Borrowed Solace (Issue 1.1)


Endophyte - Bright Sleep Magazine (Issue 1)


Memento - Calamus Journal (Issue 9)

The Cellist - Calamus Journal (Issue 9)

We Come from Water - Calamus Journal (Issue 9)


Aftersong - Califragile (Pending)

Eclipse - Califragile (Pending)


Diving Lessons - The Charles Carter (Pending)


Fable - The Charles Carter (July)

Aion - Chiron Review (Pending)

The Collector - Chiron Review (Pending)


Quarry Falls - Cold Creek Review (Issue 1)

 

Curriculum Vitae - Common Ground Review (Volume 19, Issue 1)


Grace Frequencies - Danse Macabre (Issue 109)

Scribes - Danse Macabre (Issue 109)

Spill - Danse Macabre (Issue 109)

The Light at the End of Summer - Danse Macabre (Issue 109)

The River - Danse Macabre (Issue 109)


The Drowned - Deep Water Literary Journal (2017, Issue 1, February)


Ode to a Junked Car - Door is a Jar Magazine (Issue 4, April)


After Dark - Eclectica Magazine (Vol. 21, No. 3)

Elements - Eclectica Magazine (Vol. 21, No. 3)

The City Reincarnate - Eclectica Magazine (Vol. 21, No. 3)


Wreckage - El Portal (Pending)


Lotus Pond - Foxglove Journal (February)

Heat Damage - Freshwater Literary Journal (2017 Edition)

Sky Country - Freshwater Literary Journal (2017 Edition)

To The Perfect One - Freshwater Literary Journal (2017 Edition)


Cloud Walk - Front Porch Review (Pending) 


Archipelagos- - Full of Crow (Summer)


Missing Persons - Full of Crow (Winter)


Smoke Signals - Full of Crow (Winter)


Stirrings - Full of Crow (Winter)


Up the Rungs - Full of Crow (Summer)


Grace - Ghost City Review (September)


Signatures - Ghost City Review (September)

The Philosopher - Ghost City Review (September)


Diluvium - The Ginger Collect (Issue 3)

Immolatants - The Ginger Collect (Issue 3)

Moon Temple - The Ginger Collect (Issue 3)

Hungerwood - Gingerbread House (Issue 23 February)


River Giant - Gingerbread House (Issue 24 May)


Coming and Going - Good Works Review (Pending)


Clear Forms - Good Works Review (Pending)

Fields - Good Works Review (Pending)

The Balloons - Good Works Review (Pending)

Moonstruck - Hermes Poetry Journal (2017 Page 1)


Breadcrumbs - Home Planet News Online (Issue 4)

Deep Corridor - Home Planet News Online (Issue 4)


Refuge - Home Planet News Online (Issue 4)

The Receding Frame - Home Planet News Online (Issue 4)


Synesthete - The Hungry Chimera (Issue 1, Volume 1)

The Honeycomb - The Hungry Chimera (Issue 1, Volume 1)


White Lady - Illumen (Issue 26, Winter 2017)


Dealer - Inscape (2017)


Selva Antica - Jazz Cigarette (Issue 4)

The Sea Itself - Kaleidotrope (Summer)


Relic - Midnight Circus (Volume 15, Spring)


Listening for the Storm - Moledro Magazine (Pending)


Decision Theory - Muddy River Poetry Review (Issue 16, Spring)

Sides - Muddy River Poetry Review (Issue 16, Spring)


Calando - Mystic Blue Review (Pending)


Manna - Mystic Blue Review (Pending)

Night Fable - Mystic Blue Review (Pending)

Passages - Mystic Blue Review (Pending)

The Sleepwalker - Mystic Blue Review (Pending)


Alchemy - Nixes Mate Review (Issue 4, Summer)


Basin - Occulum (July)


Odonata - Occulum (July)

Skull - Occulum (July)


Open Waters - Otoliths (Issue 46)


Night Sitting - Panoply (Issue 5, Winter)


Everywhere - Peacock Journal (March)

Grace Tectonics - Peacock Journal (March)

Letting It Be - Peacock Journal (March)


Rain Ledge - Peacock Journal (March)

The Man Who Sings at Sundown - Peacock Journal (March)


Navigators - Phantom Drift (Issue 7)


Olly Falling Short - Picaroon Poetry (Issue 6, January)


Blue - Pif Magazine (January)

Constructing Night - Pif Magazine (January)

The Party - Pif Magazine (January)

Watercolor - Pif Magazine (January)


Declension Music - Pretty Owl Poetry (Issue 14, Summer)


The Blue Hour - Psaltery & Lyre (Pending)


Weather Reports - The Sandy River Review (Volume 37, Issue 1, Spring)


Garden Wall - Serving House Journal (Issue 16, Spring)


Turnabout - Sliver of Stone (Issue 14, April)


Beginner's Mind - Subprimal Poetry Art (Issue 9)


Tunnel Vision - Synaeresis (Issue 2)


Apogee - These Fragile Lilacs (Volume 3, Issue 1)


The Palace of Confusion - These Fragile Lilacs (Volume 3, Issue 1)

Through the Gates - These Fragile Lilacs (Volume 3, Issue 1)

The Words - These Fragile Lilacs (Pending)

What Is Missing - These Fragile Lilacs (Pending)


Across the Hill - Triggerfish Critical Review (Issue 17)


Waking Up - Two Cities Review Featured Works Blog (February)


Eye Psalm - Uppagus (Issue 4)

What We Pay - Uppagus (Issue 24)


Frequencies - Visitant (February)


Night Birds - Visitant (March)

Olly and His Lack of Technique - Visitant (January)


After Windfall - Vox Poetica (January)


Resident Forces - Whale Road Review (Pending)


The Rain - White Ash Literary Magazine (Pending)


Where We Find the Bees - White Ash Literary Magazine (Pending)


2016

Outside the Bar - A Quiet Courage (April)


Images - Abyss & Apex (Issue 58)

Populating the Dark - Abyss & Apex (Issue 58)


An Exchange of Wonder - Anima (Issue 3, Summer 2016)


Worship in the Underworld - Bad Acid Laboratories
 (Issue 4)


Sucrose - Bare Hands Poetry (Issue 23)

Snow - Beechwood Review (Issue 2, Spring)


Burial - Black Fox Literary Magazine (Issue 13)


Desert Seeds - Black Fox Literary Magazine (Issue 13)


In the Shallows - Black Fox Literary Magazine (Issue 13)

Memoir - Black Fox Literary Magazine (Issue 13)


Diving Lessons - The Blue Mountain Review (Issue 5)


Sulphur or Wood - Cacti Fur (March)


Flood - Cake & Grapes (Volume 1, Issue 3)


Last Thoughts - Cake & Grapes (Volume 1, Issue 3)


The Way It Is - Cake & Grapes (Volume 1, Issue 3)


Broken Hulls - Calamus Journal (Issue 1, November)


Into Matter - Calamus Journal (Issue 1, November)


Olly by the Big-Sea-Water - Calaums Journal (Issue 1, November)


Visitor - Calamus Journal (Issue 1, November)


Air Raid - Chantwood Magazine (Issue 5, November)

The Crash of Atoms - Chantwood Magazine (Issue 5, November)


Evening in a Bottle - The Charles Carter (October)


Two Worlds - Chiron Review (Issue #104, Fall)


Olly and the World Sea - Cirque (Volume 7, Number 2)


Dirge - Clear Poetry (January)


Real Talk for the Brokenhearted - Clear Poetry (January)


Sea Glass - Clear Poetry (January)


Wren Song - Clear Poetry (January)


The Glassmaker - The Corvus Review (6F '16)


Autumn Equation - The Courtship of Winds (Summer 2016)

Horse Valley Nocturne - The Courtship of Winds (Summer 2016)

Sea Cliffs - The Courtship of Winds (Summer 2016)

Seasoning the Ship of Death - The Courtship of Winds (Summer 2016)


Olly and Sudden Love - Daphne Magazine (Issue 1)

Skygazing Near the Marysville Swill - Daphne Magazine (Issue 1)

A Haunting - Dead Snakes (March)


An Empty Afternoon - Dead Snakes (March)

Digressions - Dead Snakes (March)


Glow - Degenerate Literature (Issue 8)


No Notes - Degenerate Literature (Issue 8)


The Poet Goes to Work - Dime Show Review (July)


At the End of Summer - Firefly Magazine (Issue 6)


Foxes - Firefly Magazine (Issue 6) 


Meditation on a Sunporch in Maine - Foliate Oak (March)


A Streak of Red - The Galway Review (January)


Banana Slugs Near Piper's Creek - The Galway Review (January)

Serein - The Galway Review (January)


The Wet Season - The Galway Review (January)


Some Goals for the Year - Grasslimb (Volume 14, No. 2)


Cleaning House - Gyroscope Review (Issue 16-1 January)


The Side That's Turned Away - Gyroscope Review (Issue 16-1 January) 


Monks - Heartwood Literary Magazine (Issue 2)


Modern Hearts - The Ibis Head Review (Volume 1, Issue 2)


Leavening - Ink, Sweat and Tears (May) 


The Wooden Ship Nears Our Sun - Kaaterskill Basin Literary Journal (Issue 1.3, Summer)


Tundra - Kaaterskill Basin Literary Journal (Issue 1.3, Summer)


First Hymn - Kairos Literary Magazine (Volume 1, Issue 2)


Engine Trouble - The Lake (September)


For My Grandmother, Age 13 - The Lake (September)

Birds of Mourning - The Literary Nest (Volume 1, Issue 4)


Pilot Light - Literary Orphans (Issue 26: Shirley)


Star Chart - Lunaris Review (Issue 4)


Marooned - The Manhattanville Review (July)


Olly Playing God - The Manhattanville Review (July)


Green Thaumaturge - Mithila Review (Issue 3, May)


Stones - Mithila Review (Issue 3, May)


Ghost - MockingHeart Review (Volume 1, Issue 1)


In Earthly Measures - MockingHeart Review (Volume 1, Issue 1) 


Becoming Seraphim - Modern Poetry Quarterly Review (Issue 6, Fall/Winter)


From Above - Mused: The BellaOnline Literary Review (Volume 10, Issue 1)


The Dance - Mused: The BellaOnline Literary Review
(Volume 10, Issue 1)


Rummaging - Mused: The BellaOnline Literary Review
(Volume 10, Issue 1)


In the Forest Proper - Mystic Illuminations (Issue 3, September)


This Resinous World - Mystic Illuminations (Issue 3, September)


Birds - November Bees (Issue 1, August)

By Barnlight - November Bees (Issue 1, August)


Past Lives - November Bees (Issue 1, August)


Mansion - The Open Mouse (February)


June - Panoply (Issue 4, Summer-Autumn)


By Rainlight - Penumbra (Volume 26)

For You, At Sundown - Penumbra (Volume 26)

Nocturne by the Sea - Penumbra (Volume 26)


Because - Poetry Quarterly (Spring)

The Golden Window - Poetry Quarterly (Spring)


Credo - Quail Bell Magazine (October)

Piano - Quail Bell Magazine (October)

Stepping Through - Quail Bell Magazine (October)


All Around Us - River River (Issue 4, Fall)


Anchors - Rose Red Review (Issue 18, Autumn)


Constellations - Sheila-Na-Gig (Volume 1, Fall)


Nectar - Sheila-Na-Gig (Volume 1, Fall)


The Garden - Sheila-Na-Gig (Volume 1, Fall)


Arc - Sleet Magazine (Volume 2, Number 2)


Little Doll - Starwheel (Issue 2)


The Upper Half - Starwheel (Issue 2)


Being Here - Thirteen Ways (Volume 2, Issue 2)


At the Door - Time of Singing (Volume 43, Number 2)


Prayer For Spring - Time of Singing (Volume 43, Number 1)


Barn Making - TreeHouse: An Exhibition of the Arts (September)


Last Sleep - TreeHouse: An Exhibition of the Arts (September)


With You, In Silence - TreeHouse: An Exhibition of the Arts (September)


What's Gathered There - Yellow Chair Review (Issue 6)

City Nights - Your One Phone Call (June)


Hoarders - Your One Phone Call (April)

The Other Darkness - Your One Phone Call (May)


Horses - VAYAVYA (Issue 15, Spring)


The Hungers - VAYAVYA (Issue 15, Spring)


Shell - Viewfinder Literary Magazine (Auust)


The Human Shadow is Quite Big - Viewfinder Literary Magazine (August)


Ascension Myth - Young Ravens Literary Review (Issue 5)


Dowsing - Young Ravens Literary Review (Issue 5)


Botany - Zetetic: A Record of Unusual Inquiry (March)


2015

Remainders - Allegro Poetry Magazine (May)


Deer - Black Heart Magazine (March)


Churches - Blue Bonnet Review (August) 


In the House Magisterial - The Blue Hour (May)


Old Honey - The Blue Hour (May)


Wild Pears - The Blue Hour (May)


Nerves - Bluepepper (February)


Lunar Dogma - Burningword Literary Journal (Issue 76) 


Old Fruit - Change Seven (Issue 1.3 Winter)


Sources - Change Seven (Issue 1.3 Winter)


Summer Night, Croatia - Change Seven (Issue 1.3 Winter)


The Leaves in August - Change Seven (Issue 1.3 Winter)


A Kiss in Winter - Clementine Poetry Journal (November)


Not Quite an Angel - The Coe Review (Fall: Volume 46, Number 1)  


Atomic Hymn - Crux Literary Journal (October)


Bowels - Crux Literary Journal (October)


Beach Relic - Dămfīno (June)


Creating Morning - Devilfish Review (Issue 15)


Two Friends - Earthen Lamp Journal (Volume 3, Issue 2)


Oracles - East Coast Literary Review (Winter Edition)


Quarantine - East Coast Literary Review (Winter Edition)


Drifting - Fredericksburg Literary Review (Volume 3, Issue 1 Fall)


The Heart is an Odd-Shaped Shore - Fredericksburg Literary Review (Volume 3, Issue 1 Fall)


Widow Maker - Fredericksburg Literary Review (Volume 3, Issue 1 Fall)


Notes from Atlantis - Fickle Muses (November)


Through the Keyhole - Fickle Muses (December)


A Visit to Granny's - Gingerbread House (Issue 13 June)


The Alchemist - Gingerbread House (Issue 15 October)


The Trees in Buena - Gnarled Oak (April)


All This Singing - Gravel (June)


Negative Weight - The Halcyon Reader (Issue 1, Winter)


Storm Front - The Halcyon Reader (Issue 1, Winter)


Lantern - The Hamilton Stone Review (Issue 32 Spring)


Wild Fish - Hartskill Review (Volume 2, Issue 2 August)


Trees from Eight Angles -  Hawai`i Pacific Review (April)


Messages from Autumn - Local Nomad (Spring Issue)

Natural Ends - Local Nomad (Spring Issue)

Parting the Branches - Local Nomad (Spring Issue)


Balances - The Magnolia Review (Volume 1, Issue 2 July)


Explorers - The Magnolia Review (Volume 1, Issue 2 July)


Worker's Song - Mystic Illuminations (Issue 2, September)


Journeying Through - Plum Tree Tavern (June)


Coin - Poetry Pacific (May)


Six Questions -  Poetry Pacific (May)


Bone - Random Sample (November)


Freight Train - Random Sample (November)


Incantation - Random Sample (November)


Organs - Remarkable Doorways (Issue #30 July)


At a Certain Speed - Semaphore Magazine (June)


Creatures - Semaphore Magazine (June)


Alembic - Sentinel Literary Quarterly (November)


In the Rotary Silence of Seasons - Subprimal Poetry Art (Issue #4 Spring)


Shooter - Subprimal Poetry Art (Issue #4 Spring)


Without Faith - Subprimal Poetry Art (Issue #4 Spring)


Hymn to a Shaded God - Veil:Journal of Darker Musings (Issue 13)


Night Blossoms - Veil: Journal of Darker Musings
(Issue 13)


Force - Verse-Virtual (January)


Porthole - Verse-Virtual (January)


Thawing-Time - Verse-Virtual (January) 


Whiteout - Whimperbang (Issue #12 September)


2014

On Certain Sundays - Big River Poetry Review (August)


Finding the Soul - The Dandelion Farm Review (Autumn Issue)


Glacier - The Dandelion Farm Review (Autumn Issue)


Plink - Decades Review (Issue #11 April)


Aquamarine - Eunoia Review (September)


Compass - Eunoia Review (September)


Glass - Eunoia Review (September)


Phone Lines - Eunoia Review (September)


Reel - Eunoia Reivew (September)


Signals for Belief - Exfic (June)


Star Song - Gutter Eloquence (Issue #29 April)


Complicity - Hobo Camp Review (Issue 19 Spring)


After This - Linden Avenue Literary Journal (Issue 31 December)


We Must Hold Them Close - Linden Avenue Literary Journal (Issue 31 December)


Doors - Poppy Road Review (December)


Sundials - Poppy Road Review (December)


This Is What We Wonder - Red Ceilings Press (October)


Lobotomy - Red River Review (Issue 53 November)


Curtain Call - Snapping Twig (December-No Longer Online)


Farewell & Forget - Snapping Twig (December-No Longer Online)


Origins - Snapping Twig (December-No Longer Online)


Shoes - Snapping Twig (December-No Longer Online)


2012
Each Thing in Turn - Buddhist Poetry Review (Issue #6 Fall)

Lessons from Dong Yuan - Buddhist Poetry Review (Issue #6 Fall)

Manifesto - Buddhist Poetry Review (Issue #6 Fall) 

Ecstasy - The Camel Saloon (August)

Drinking with El Greco - The Camel Saloon (August)

Still Point - The Camel Saloon (August)

Cosmology - Daily Inspiration (November 20th Entry) 

Clockwork - Milk Sugar (Issue #16 December-No Longer Online)

Cryptology - Milk Sugar (Issue #16 December-No Longer Online)

From the Window at 2 AM - Milk Sugar (Issue #16 December-No Longer Online)

The Double - Phantom Kangaroo (Issue 15) 

Landscape in November - Subliminal Interiors (March-No Longer Online) 

News in Early Winter - Subliminal Interiors (March-No Longer Online) 


2011 
Vocation - Prairie Wolf Press Review (Issue #2 Fall) 


2010
Edge Lyric #6 - Asphodel Madness (January) 

Winter in the Suburbs - Chantarelle's Notebook (Issue #19 February)

Voices - Foundling Review (Issue # 3 January) 

When It Comes - Literary Tonic (January)

Flight - Shoots & Vines (Featured Writer Day 1 January-No Longer Online)

Speech - Shoots & Vines (Featured Writer Day 1 January-No Longer Online)

Aubade - Shoots & Vines (Featured Writer Day 2 January-No Longer Online)

Picture Day - Shoots & Vines (Featured Writer Day 2 January-No Longer Online)

Bird - Shoots & Vines (Featured Writer Day 3 January-No Longer Online)

December - Shoots & Vines (Featured Writer Day 3 January-No Longer Online)

A Modern Death - Shoots & Vines (Featured Writer Day 3 January-No Longer Online)

Metamorphosis - Shoots & Vines (Featured Writer Day 3 January-No Longer Online)

By the Lake - Shoots & Vines (Featured Writer Day 3 January-No Longer Online)

Music - Shoots & Vines (Featured Writer Day 3 January-No Longer Online)

When It Comes - Thick with Conviction (Issue #20 July)

A Protest - Thick with Conviction (Issue #20 July)

Desert Snow - tinfoildresses (Winter-No Longer Online)

Travel Advertisement - Writers' Bloc Mag Rutgers' University (Issue 7-No Longer Online)

Jolt - Writers' Bloc Mag Rutgers' University (Issue 7-No Longer Online)


2009
A Poem About Wind - Camroc Press Review (October) 

Psalm VI - Heroin Love Songs (Volume 6-Out of Print)

Edge Lyric #3 - Heroin Love Songs (Volume 6-Out of Print)

Epilogue - Holly Rose Review (Issue #2 June-No Longer Online)