Collapsing into Possibility



South of the Boredom

Hoerth, Katie. The Examiner, Feb. 9–14:23B, 2018.

TACWT Newsletter, Spring, 2018.

Brennan, Matthew. “South of the Boredom.Valparaiso Poetry Review, 29:2, 2018.

Reposa, Carol. “South of the Boredom.Voices de la Luna, 10:3, 2018.


The Great American Wise Ass Poetry Anthology



Crownfeathers and Effigies

Johnson, Gretchen. “Crownfeathers and Effigies.” Concho River Review, 29:1, 2015.

Texas Book Lover, June 9, 2014.

Also reviewed in Goodreads.


The Importance of Elsewhere

Brennan, Matthew. "Just You Wait," American Book Review, 31:2, 2010: 29.

Dromgoole, Glenn. "Books on Texas Poetry, Pecans and Architecture," Beaumont Enterprise, 2 Aug 2009: 6B.

Hall, Palmer. "The Importance of Elsewhere," Yanaguana Literary Review.

Oliphant, Dave. "The Importance of Elsewhere," Southwestern American Literature, 35:1, 2009: 98.

Seale, Jan. "Poetry Here and Now," Texas Books in Review, 29:2, 2009: 16.

Wegner, John. "The Importance of Elsewhere," Concho River Review, 23:2, 2009: 138-39.

Also reviewed in Abilene News-Reporter, Bryan-College Station Eagle, Review of Texas Books, Southwestern Review, Texas Books in Review.


Simple Versions of Disaster

Castleman, David. "Simple Versions of Disaster," Dusty Dog Reviews, 4-5, 1992: 27.

Colquitt, Betsy. "Three Memorable Poetry Collections 'Deserve Our Thanks,'" Texas Books in Review, 11:4, 1991: 18-19.

Fisher, Mary M. "Book Reviews," North San Antonio Times, 18 July 1991.

"The Good Cop and the Bad Cop Meet the Poet: A Review of Jerry Bradley's Simple Versions of Disaster," Concho River Review, 6:2, 80.

Gwynn, R. S. "Simple Versions of Disaster," Review of Texas Books, 6:3, 1994: 3.

Heaberlin, Dick. "Simple Versions of Disaster," Western American Literature, 27:3, 1992: 271-73.

JAR, "Simple Versions of Disaster," Books of the Southwest, 398, 1992.

Milner, Jay. "Turning Pages," Lufkin Daily News, 25 August 1991: 4C.

Reynolds, Clay. “Jerry Bradley's Simple Versions of Disaster,” Concho River Review, 5:2, 1991: 106-107.

Reynolds, Clay. “Poets Speak of Life, Love, Happiness and Reality," Fort Worth Star Telegram. 26 April 1992: 12E.

Robertson, Pauline, "All Comes to Gloom," Amarillo News-Globe, 7 June 1992.

"Simple Versions of Disaster," Texas Writer's Newsletter, 57, 1991: 6.

Also reviewed in Dictionary of Literary Biography Yearbook: 1991, Albuquerque Tribune, Borderlands, Odessa American, Redneck Review of Literature, Socorro Defensor-Chieftain, University Press Book News.

  Famous Writers of American Literature
with Samio Watanabe and Jerry Craven

  Famous Writers of British Literature
with Samio Watanabe and Jerry Craven


The Movement: British Poets of the 1950s

Barton, D. A. "The Movement: British Poets of the 1950s," Choice, January 1994: 778.

Reimers, Valerie. "The Movement: British Poets of the 1950s," The Texas Writer's Newsletter, 62, 1993: 22-23.

Also reviewed in Booklist.