Poems

Selected Poems Published Online

Narrative Magazine, “Divine Apparitions” and “Second Gratitude” forthcoming fall 2020.  In 2013, “Perseids”

Voetica, 2020, https://voetica.com/voetica.php?collection=5&poet=946

Salamander, “Compline” and “Guernica,” http://salamandermag.org/compline/

The Humanist, “after the dream act is revoked,” https://thehumanist.com/magazine/may-june-2018/poetry/dream-act-revoked and in 2015, “Last Bison Gone” and “Perennial”  

Portside, “Greed, Exercising Noblesse Oblige” and 2015, “Altoona to Marin

American Academy of Poets Poem-A-Day series, “Abeyance

The Hudson Review, “The Notch,” “Bright Juice,” “Nuns Fret Not,” and “Dirt”

The Hopkins Review,Contradance

The Jet Fuel Review Blog, “Dynamic Response” (first published in Mid-American Review)

Stanford Magazine, May/June “You-Know-Where-Again

Poemleon, “Courtesy Flush” and “Oops“(first published in Los Angeles Review and The Ledge)

Valparaiso Poetry Review,  “Prodigal”  and “Elocution Lesson

Poethead, and The Writes of Women, (scroll down) “Prayer for my New Daughter,” “Sufferance,” “Blame,” “Gratitude,” and “Only,” first published in North American Review, Bellingham Review, Seattle Review, North American Review, and the Hudson Review

Omniverse “Biography,” “But What Can Wake You,” and “Eulogy

The Cortland Review: “Parts Of Speech,” “Let Deer,” and “Moose, Bear, and the Moon”,“Blazon”  and  “Promise Me”, and Petals

The Frost Place, “From Function, Form” (first published by The Hudson Review)

Verse Daily features:

“the unexploded ordnance bin,“  http://www.versedaily.org/2019/theunexplodedordnancebin.shtml?fbclid=IwAR3H1szIFbnabcb7FuPqGbzTDIZJGTn4QT3_AjU2zh49X1Zv8Twdo7p4dsg

The Quest,” http://www.versedaily.org/2016/thequest.shtml

“Vernal,” http://www.versedaily.org/2015/vernal.shtml

“Stork,” http://www.versedaily.org/2012/stork.shtml

“Perennial,” http://www.versedaily.org/2010/perennial.shtml

“What You Work For,”  http://www.versedaily.org/2010/whatyouworkfor.shtml

“Teleology,” http://www.versedaily.org/2010/teleology.shtml

Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) features:

“Compound Depressed Fracture,” https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/article-abstract/1557735

“Mitral Valve Prolapse,”https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/article-abstract/1555135

“Refractory,” https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/article-abstract/1487500

“Two Triolets for Lyme Disease,” https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/article-abstract/1486834

“Heart,” https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/article-abstract/1389618

“Head Injury Odyssey,” https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/article-abstract/1149367

Poets for Living Waters, “Spill,” “Raystown River Trout,” and “Frog

North American Review poems with Author’s Notes

“Prayer for my new Daughter,” http://northamericanreview.org/6655-2/

“Strip Mine,” http://northamericanreview.org/throwback-thursday-featuring-rebecca-foust-strip-mine-from-vol-292-2/

“The Cormorant,” https://staygoldennspeaklife.wordpress.com/

“Pulled Plug,” https://northamericanreview.org/open-space/throwback-saturday-featuring-rebecca-foust-with-pulled-plug-from-issue-295-2

“Forgotten Image,” https://northamericanreview.org/on-writing-forgotten-image-by-rebecca-foust-from-issue-297-2

Selected Stories, Essays and Book Reviews online: 

Massachusetts Review, “Iguana Iguana,” Summer 2018,  https://www.massreview.org/sites/default/files/17_59.2Foust.pdf

American Literary Review, 2016, “Something Blue,” winner of the 2015 short fiction contest, http://www.americanliteraryreview.com/rebecca-foustmdashsomething-blue.html

With co-editorAmanda Moore, I write a weekly column featuring woman poets, including a poem and a craft essay, 250+ features collected at http://womensvoicesforchange.org/category/the-arts/poetry

Writer’s Digest, “The Writer’s Dig,” 8/7/17, “It’s Never Too Late: on Becoming a Writer at 50,” http://www.writersdigest.com/online-editor/its-never-too-late-on-becoming-a-writer-at-50

The Next Big Book Blog, “Where I Write,” http://thenextbestbookblog.blogspot.com/2015/01/where-writers-write-rebecca-foust.html

Poetry Flash, Interview of Susan Terris, “She Asked for Light,” http://poetryflash.org/features/?p=FOUST-She_Asked_For_Light_Susan_Terris

Zyzzyva, Review of Meryl Natchez’ Catwalk, forthcoming at https://www.zyzzyva.org/category/book-reviews/

Women’s Voices for Change, Review of Jane Hirshfield’s Ledger, https://womensvoicesforchange.org/review-ledger-by-jane-hirshfield.htm

The Rumpus, Review of Al-Mutanabbi Street Starts Here, http://therumpus.net/2014/05/al-mutanabbi-street-starts-here-edited-by-beau-beausoleil-and-deema-shehabi/

Wordgathering, Review of Bacchus Wynd by Catherine Edmunds, http://www.wordgathering.com/past_issues/issue30/reviews/edmunds.html

The Rumpus, Review of Beamish Boy by Albert Flynn DeSilver http://therumpus.net/?s=beamish+boy

Poetry Flash, Review of After the Firestorm by Susan Kolodny,  http://poetryflash.org/reviews/?p=FOUST-Unspooling-KOLODNY_After_the_Firestorm

Online chapbook features

Tikkun Daily, 2011, Excerpts from God, Seed: Poetry & Art About the Natural World with art by Lorna Stevens

Terrain: A Journal of the Built and Natural Environments, 2009, with art by Lorna Stevens, “Camouflage,” “Spring Will Come,” and “Steward