|Nebraska Center for Writers|
of Clif Mason
From the Dead Before, Lone Willow Press, 2000
"A the Graves of Wild Bill Hickok and Calamity Jane Cannary,"
Briar Cliff Review
"The Sibyl at Cumae," The Classical Outlook
"The Otter," envy's sting (reprinted in Anthology of Magazine Verse and Yearbook of American Poetry 1986-88)
"Carnivore," Kansas Quarterly
"At the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, Coronach," The New Review
"Subdivision Eclogue," North Dakota Quarterly
"The Death of Mercutio," Piedmont Literary Review
"From the Dead Before," Poet Lore
"The Death of Cordelia," Poetry Digest
"Funeral Rites, Ice Storm," Riverrun
"Night Wounds," South Dakota Review
"Emily Brontë, Housework," SPSM&H
"Kwik Shop Epiphany," Wind Magazine
2nd Place, Writers' Journal Poetry Contest (for "Inside the Poem"), 2002.
Honorable Mention, Writers' Journal Poetry Contest (for "Love in the Rain"), 2002. 2nd place in a poetry contest sponsored by Writers' Journal, for my poem "Inside the Poem."
Winner, SPSM&H Fall Award, for "Housework"