Kendra DeColo



"Sober at the Waffle House," "Food for the Apocalypse," and "We Are All Made of Stars" in Horsethief

"Low-End Theory" in Gulf Coast

"Fantasy," "Break-Up Letter to My Clitoris," and "Gold Soundz" in Thrush

“Dirty Talk” and “Sometimes God’s Work is Sloppy but it’s Always on Time” in Nashville Review

“God is a Capitalist” in  Verse Daily

“Last Night on Earth We Go to Wendy’s” in The Nervous Breakdown

“Vajazzled,” “Playlist for a Strip Tease,” and “Rodney Dangerfield’s Ex…,” in Tupelo Quarterly

“I Heart Pussy,” “Blue and Green Music,” and “The Vocalist” in The Collagist

“Avocados” and “After Hours, Provincetown Cemetery” in Muzzle Magazine

“The Guitarist” and “Barnacle” in Vinyl Poetry

“The Strap-On Speaks,” selected by Jan Beatty for 3rd place in the 2011 Split This Rock Poetry Contest

“The Dream in Which You Are” in Printer’s Devil Review



"Interstate Pastoral" and "I Can't Stop Thinking About the Room" in Poetry Northwest

"Christian Camp for Troubled Girls" in The Journal

"Self-Portrait with the Virgin Mary and Magic Mike," "There are Things I Won't Tell My Daughter," and "Donald Trump Rides the Escalator of My Erotic Dreams" in Ninth Letter, Spring/Summer 2016

“The Perfect Aura” and “Getting Dressed” in Indiana Review, Winter 2016

“The Retired Contortionist Inside You” in Copper Nickel, Spring 2015

“Avocados,” “After the Poet from Kentucky…” in Third Man Books’ Language Lessons, Vol. I

“Confession with Fire” in Southern Indiana Review

“Ode in Which I Pee Standing Up” in Native

“The Healing” and “God is a Capitalist” in CALYX

“Through a Small Town” in Borderlands: Texas Poetry Review

“The Dream in Which You Are” in Best Indie Lit in New England