St. Louis born writer of poetry, creative non-fiction, science-fiction, and fantasy, John Newmark has been published in several college newspapers and literary magazines. He has also self-published four chapbooks of his poetry. He performs his poetry at local open-mics and during the day works at a local not-for-profit. He is obsessed with the 19th Century French author, Victor Hugo, and developed the website, Victor Hugo Central back in 2000.

Detailed Credits

  • Columnist for Grinnell College Scarlet and Black 1987-1988, 1990
  • Staff/Contributor for Washington University’s Mother Wit 1992
  • Writers Under the Arch vol II.
  • Chapbooks: Poems; Spiced Wine; Friends of the ABC; Politics, Religion and Drew Barrymore
  • Poetry: Newspoetry, EOTU, New Verse News, and Scared Naked Magazine
  • Short fiction: MilleniumShift and Bewildering Stories
  • Literary Editor: Tribal Soulkitchen