John Repp | Big Conneautee

Big Conneautee: American Haibun. Number Seven in the Seven Kitchens Press Editor’s Series, selected by Ron Mohring.

Published: June 10, 2010 [125 copies]
36 pages
ISBN-13: 978-0-9825529-7-1

John Repp‘s most recent collections are Heart of Joy (short fiction, March Street Press, 2009) and Fever (poetry, Mayapple Press, 2007). Professor of English at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, he is the book columnist of Great Lakes Life Magazine, makes frequent appearances in the book pages of the Cleveland Plain Dealer, and lives in Erie with his wife, the visual artist Katherine Knupp, and their son, Dylan. His compulsively updated website can be found at

               grape hyacinths tall
as my ankle till
she snips them 


 Kathy lounged on the porch swing reading the paper a warm
November Sunday as I dug the bed & pressed the bulbs in. What
luck! She stayed for dinner & in the morning, I caressed her awake,
huge, confused flies blundering against the window.

Please click here to purchase John’s chapbook.

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