blackbirdan online journal of literature and the artsSpring 2015  v14n1
an online journal of literature and the arts
C.L. O’Dell

C.L. O’Dell’s poetry has been published in Ploughshares, New England Review, Barrow Street and Southern Indiana Review, among others. His poem “My Father Named the Trees” was selected by Dorianne Laux for inclusion in the Best New Poets 2014 anthology. He is the founder and editor of The Paris-American, a poetry e-zine and annual reading series. O’Dell earned an MFA in poetry from Manhattanville College.  end

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