Bibliography


Books

Huang Po and the Dimensions of Love, Carbondale, IL: Southern Illinois University Press, Paperback, 2012.
Winding Paths Worn through Grass, Chicago, IL: Virtual Artists Collective, Paperback, 2012.
Luminous Dream, Cave Spring, GA: FutureCycle Press, Paperback, 2010.
The Silence Between Us: The Selected Haiku of Wally Swist, Decatur, IL: Brooks Books, Paperback, 2005.
Veils of the Divine, Newtown, CT: Hanover Press, Paperback, 2003.
The New Life, West Hartford, CT: Plinth Books, Cloth and Paperback, 1998.
The Mown Meadow: First Selected Haiku and Sequences, 1977-1994, San Diego, CA: Los Hombres Press, Paperback, 1996.
For the Dance, Easthampton, MA: Adastra Press, Letterpress Limited Edition, 1991.
New Haven Poems, Hamden, CT: Connecticut Fireside Press, Wraps, 1977.

Chapbooks

Blessing and Homage, Chicago, IL & Charlestown, MA: Timberline Press, Letterpress Limited Edition, 2012.
Mount Toby Poems, Fulton, MO: Timberline Press, Letterpress Limited Edition, 2009.
The White Rose, Fulton, MO: Timberline Press, Letterpress Limited Edition, 2000.
Train Whistle, Aylmer, Quebec, Canada: Proof Press, Wraps, 1996.
Blowing Reeds, Fulton, MO: Timberline Press, Letterpress Limited Edition, 1995.
The Gristmill’s Trough, Richland Center, WI: Hummingbird Press, Wraps, 1991.
Sugaring Buckets, Battle Ground, IN: High/Coo Press, Cloth and Wraps, 1989.
Unmarked Stones, Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada: Burnt Lake Press, Letterpress Limited Edition, 1988.
Chimney Smoke, La Crosse, WI: Juniper Press, Letterpress Limited Edition, 1988.
Waking Up the Ducks, Easthampton, MA: Adastra Press, Letterpress Limited Edition, 1987.
Of What We’re Given, Guilford, CT: Dunk Rock Books, Wraps, 1980.

Scholarly Monograph

The Friendship of Two New England Poets, Robert Frost and Robert Francis: A Lecture Presented at the Robert Frost Farm in Derry, New Hamphsire, Lewiston, NY: The Edwin Mellen Press, Hardcover/Library Buckram, 2009.

Children's Book

Moscow Ballet's Great Russian Nutcracker, Illustrated by Olga Larionova, Commentaries by Wally Swist, Adapted by Susan Dunlap, Produced by Dan Talmi, Designed by Aldo Gonzalez, Pittsfield, MA: The Great Moscow Ballet/Talmi Entertainment, Hardcover, 2012.

Short Documentary Biographical Film

In Praise of the Earth: The Poetry of Wally Swist produced by award-winning filmmaker Elizabeth Wilda, Hadley, MA: WildArts, 24 Minutes, 2008.

Audiobook

Open Meadow: Odes to Nature, Monterey, MA: Berkshire Media Arts, Audiobook, 65 poems, 79 minutes, 2012.

Anthology Appearances

Haiku in English: The First Hundred Years, New York, NY: W. W. Norton & Company, 2013.
Where the River Goes: The Nature Tradition in English Language Haiku, Liverpool, U.K.: Snapshot Press, 2012.
American Society: What Poets See, Mineral Bluff, GA: FutureCycle Press, 2012.
Sunken Garden Poetry: 1992-2011, Middletown, CT: Wesleyan University Press, 2012.
What's Nature Got to Do with Me?: Staying Wildly Sane in a Mad World, Prescott, AZ: Native West Press, 2011.
Solace in So Many Words, Glenview, IL: Hourglass Books/Weighed Words LLC, 2011.
The Light in Ordinary Things, Berkeley, CA: Fearless Books, 2009.
From the Other World: Poems in Memory of James Wright, Duluth, MN: Lost Hills Books, 2008.
Terebess Asia Online, Budapest, Hungary: Terebess Asia Online [TAO], 2008.
Haiku schreiben: Einfuhrung in die Kunst den Augenblick in Worte zu fassen, Lonnie Hill DuPont, Editor, Hamburg, Germany: Haiku Verlag, 2004.
Proposing on the Brooklyn Bridge: Poems About Marriage, Ginny Lowe Connors, Editor, Hartford, CT: Grayson Books, 2003.
The Duchess of Malfi’s Apricots and Other Literary Fruits, Robert Palter, Editor, Columbia, SC: University of South Carolina Press, 2002.
Haiku: Ancient and Modern, Jackie Hardy, Editor, Rutland, VT: Charles E. Tuttle & Company, Inc., 2002.
Intimate Kisses: The Poetry of Sexual Pleasure, Wendy Maltz, Editor, Foreword by Thomas Moore, Novato, CA: New World Library, 2001.
Stories from Where We Live: The North Atlantic Coast, Sara St. Antoine, Editor, Minneapolis, MN: Milkweed Editions, 2000.
The Haiku Anthology, Cor van den Heuvel, Editor, New York, NY: W. W. Norton & Company, Inc., 1999.
Haiku sans frontieres, Andre Duhaime, Editor and Translator, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada: Les Editions David, 1998.
Anthology of Magazine Verse and Yearbook of American Poetry, Beverly Hills, CA: Monitor Book Company, 1997.
Haiku World: An International Poetry Almanac, William Higginson, Editor, Tokyo, Japan & New York, NY: Kodansha International, 1996.
Place of the Long River: A Connecticut River Anthology of Poetry and Prose with Views from the Source to the Sound, Jim Lee, Editor and Master Printer, Glastonbury, CT: Blue Moon Press, 1995.
A Haiku Path: The Haiku Society of America, 1968-1988, HSA Twentieth Anniversary Book Committee, New York, NY: Haiku Society of America, 1994.
Haiku Moment: An Anthology of Contemporary North American Haiku, Bruce Ross, Editor, Rutland, VT: Charles E. Tuttle & Company, Inc., 1993.
Five Connecticut Poets: Joseph Payne Brennan, Gerene Freeman, Richard Geller, Robert Shaw, and Wally Swist, Albert Calhan, Editor, Hamden, CT: Connecticut Fireside Press, 1975.

Broadsides

"Tone Poem for Summer Solstice," Charlestown, MA: Timberline Press, Letterpress Limited Edition, 2012.
"The Other Side of the Glass," Hartford, CT: University of Hartford, Letterpress Limited Edition, 2011.
"Ode to Elizabeth Park," Glastonbury, CT: Blue Moon Press, Letterpress Limited Edition, 2011.
"For Walt Whitman," Fulton, MO: Timberliine Press, Letterpress Limited Edition, 2010.
“To Psyche," Northampton, MA: Drive-By Poets, 2008.
“Putting Up the Mailbox,” Fulton, MO: Timberline Press, Letterpress Limited Edition, 2007.
“The Energy Level,” Northampton, MA: Drive-By Poets, 2005.
“Heron,” Hartford, CT: Hartford Public Library, 2003.
“Accompaniment,” Easthampton, MA: Adastra Press, Letterpress Limited Edition, 2003.
“In You,” Jamaica, VT: Bull Thistle Press, Letterpress Limited Edition, 1995.
“old man sweeping” [3 Haiku], Richmond, MA: Mad River Press, Letterpress Limited Edition, 1988.
"Twelve Haiku," Amherst, MA, 1981.

Select Essays and Reviews

Review of The Kingfisher's Reign by Jonas Zdanys, Connecticut River Review, Hartford, CT: The Connecticut Poetry Society/Connecticut River Review, 2012, Patricia Mottola, Editor.
Review of Death in Lobsterland by Leo Connellan, Originally Published in The New Haven Advocate (September 1978), Fair Warning: Leo Connellan and His Poetry, Tokyo, Japan: Printed Matter, 2011, Sheila Murphy and Marilyn Nelson, Editors.
"A Reminiscence of Robert Spiess: The Tao of Compassion and a Level Gaze," Santa Fe, NM: Modern Haiku, Summer 2011, Charles Trumbull, Editor.
"The Friendship of Robert Frost and Robert Francis: High-pressure Weather and Country Air," Orono, ME: Puckerbrush Review, Puckerbrush Press, xxi, ii, Winter/Spring 2003, Constance Hunting, Editor.
Mountain by John Wills, Aylmer, Quebec, Canada: Raw Nervz Haiku, Proof Press, Volume 5, Number 2, Summer 1998, Dorothy Howard, Editor.
"The Conclusion of the Grail Legend, Trout Fishing, and the Art of Writing Haiku Poetry," Ocolind iazul/Round the Pond, Antologie de/An Anthology by Ion Codrescu, Editor, Constanta, Romania, Editura Muntenia, 1994.
"Tuning Fork on the Sidewalk of Dreams:" Bert Meyers's The Wild Olive Tree & The Blue Cafe, Praises, Chicago, IL: Poetry East, Number Thirty-Four, Fall 1992, Richard Jones, Editor.

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