Daniel Crocker is the author of two collections of poetry, a collection of short fiction, and a novel. His first collection of poetry, People Everyday and Other Poems, was a Powell's Books Staff Pick in 1998 and was one of their top selling poetry collections by an independent press that year. His second full-length collection of poetry, Long Live the 2 of Spades, was published in 1999. He was also a co-editor, with Gerry LaFemina, of Poetry 30: Thirty-Something American Thirty Something Poets. He is also the author of a novel, The Cornstalk Man, and a collection of short stories, Do Not Look Directly Into Me, a Small Press Review Pick of the Month. His work has appeared in Night Train, Juked, Louisiana Review, The Los Angeles Review, Big Muddy, The Chiron Review, Freshwater and many other journals and anthologies. His poem "Sestina McRib" has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize.
For more on Daniel Crocker, see
- Sample poems at Full of Crow
- Four short stories on Fictionaut
- The short story "Two Months Before, Two Months After" at Night Train
- The poem "On the Bus" at Mayapple Press
- The poem "This House" at Mayapple Press
- Excerpt from The Cornstalk Man at Mayapple Press
- His short story "The Big Cross" at Pistol Mice
- His poem "Sestina McRib" at Fictionaut
- Official website for The Cornstalk Man
- "Dirty Dishes" web site.
- Men of Letters web site, Daniel Crocker and Nathan Graziano
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