Brian Laidlaw

Poet | Songwriter | Educator

SUMMER ERR: A John Muir Erasure

Forthcoming from Mount Vision Press, 2019.

The MIRRORMAKER

Published by Milkweed Editions, 2018 (available here).

The STUNTMAN

Published by Milkweed Editions, 2015 (available here).

AMORATORIUM

Published by Paper Darts Press, 2014 (available here).

Online Publications

PEN America Poetry Series
"The Don Cannot Agree on the Methods of Herding

Beat Poetry Series:
"The Dive at the End of the World"

Revolver:
"The Gore of the Forest (Part 2) - SONNET #5"

Typo:
"Five Paragraph Essay on the Ash Beetle"

The Pinch:
Three Poems (and a song) from THE MIRRORMAKER

Failbetter:
"Your Brother Was Raised By Ghosts" 
"Courtesy Call"
"Notes for a Song Called 'All It Takes'" 

Abjective: 
"Elegy for the Analog Lore"

No Tell Motel: 
"Thank You For the Sky"
"Yes Lets"
"Bitch Creek"
"Furvert Love Poem"
"Haploid Love Poem"

Konundrum Engine: 
"Callbox Hotline"
"Wherewithal/the Verb 'to Script'"

PRINT Publications

poems appear in recent or forthcoming issues of:

Agni, New American Writing, Field, Volt, Quarter After Eight, The Iowa Review, The Seattle Review, Mid-American Review, TriQuarterly Review, Handsome, Bateau, Conduit, Measure, Pleiades, Cream City Review, and many others.