Sean Lynch


Philly poet. Editor of Serotonin. Poetry reading host for Moonstone Arts Center.

Editor of Rocky Wilson’s The Last Bus to Camden, Chidi Ezeobi’s Remind the World, Poems from Prison, Lamont B. Steptoe’s Between the White Stone Lions, C.M. Crockford’s Mark the Place, and Gina Marie Bernard’s Taxonomies

Author of four poetry chapbooks: the city of your mind (Whirlwind Press, 2013), Broad Street Line (Moonstone Press, 2016), 100 Haiku (Moonstone Press, 2018), On Violence (Radical Paper Press, 2019).


Poems have appeared in journals online and in print including:

“Chance Encounter” and “When I Knew We Were Going to Lose” in Hobart

“Knowing Love Through Neruda” and “Sonnet” in SurVision Magazine

“Villanelle” in Malarkey Books

“Lavender” in Aromatica Poetica

“In the Middle of the Water” and “Secret Colors” in Anti-Heroin Chic

“Death of a Mother” and “Of Famine Roads” in The Magnolia Review

“Eire” in After the Pause

“Skyquake Sonnet” and “Armantrout’s Pet Vultures” in Paint Bucket

“Feed the Piranhas” in Phindie

“Etymology of a Nightmare” and “Please Speak” in Neologism Poetry Journal

“I was Gonna Kill Myself but then I Missed my Train” in Terror House Magazine

“Invisible Aerie” in Ariel Chart

“Rent is Theft” (on page 7) in the June, 2018 issue of The Bitchin’ Kitsch

Haiku in Better Than Starbucks

Haiku in Leaves of Ink

Haiku (on page 51) in June, 2017 issue of Failed Haiku

Haiku (on page 38) in issue #22 of Chrysanthemum

“With the Word We Will be Healed,” “At Whitman’s Tomb,” “Ode to Frank O’Hara,” and “Militant Throws King’s Colt” in Misfit Magazine

“The Sodomite is Dead” in Cacti Fur

“For Now” in the Winter, 2015 issue of East Coast Literary Review

“the infinite spaces between everything” in Eunoia Review

“Milky Way” in Hamilton Stone Review

“Tanka” and “Empty” (on pages 11 and 12) in Ink in Thirds

“To Wear Disease Around Your Neck” in issue one of Milkfist

“Jewish Boycott” in issue eighteen of (parenthetical)

“11/22/13 Camden, NJ” in the Fall of 2014 issue of Poetry Quarterly

“Bridge of Bones” in Rat’s Ass Review

“A Distant Hill,” “Blood Stained Plains,” and “Bonus Army” in The Weekly Degree