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ADVANCING THE ARTS ACROSS MARYLAND

Greg McBride

Greg McBride

Artist Work

Organic Living
Jul 2016
Poetry - Written Word
13 pages

Artist Information

County
Montgomery County
Artistic Category

Literary Arts

MSAC Individual Artist Award (IAA)
2017

Artist Bio

Greg McBride is the author of Porthole (Liam Rector First Book Prize for Poetry Briery Creek Press, 2012) and Back of the Envelope (Southeast Missouri State University Press, 2009). His work appears in Bellevue, Boulevard, Gettysburg Review, Harvard Review Online, River Styx, Southern Poetry Review, and Salmagundi. His awards include the Boulevard Emerging Poet prize and a Maryland grant in poetry. He is founding editor of Innisfree Poetry Journal.

In his earlier life, he practiced law at the U.S. Department of Transportation for thirty years, and earlier yet, he served as an officer in the U.S. Army for four years, including one year in Vietnam as chief of the Army's medical photography team. He is a graduate of Princeton University and Georgetown Law.