Joe Bisicchia


Joe Bisicchia writes of our shared dynamic. An Honorable Mention recipient for the Fernando Rielo XXXII World Prize for Mystical Poetry, his works have appeared in various publications. The current public affairs professional in New Jersey is a former award winning television host who also taught high school English. 


His works have or will soon appear in:


pacificREVIEW, Anatolios Magazine, Willawaw, Rabid Oak, Noctua, Revue Post, Aji Magazine, Other People’s Flowers, Chronogram Magazine, The Paragon Press, Sentinel Literary Quarterly, Dark Wood, PKA Publications,Writing Knights Press, Gimmick Press, The Wire's Dream Magazine, FIVE:2:ONE, Vox Poetica, Hobo Camp, Junto Magazine, Mannequin Haus, The Bookends Review, Glass: Facets of Poetry, Entropy, Linden Avenue Literary Journal, Encircle Publications, Anti-Heroin Chic, Punch Drunk Press, Edify, Fourth & Sycamore, Philadelphia Stories, Muse-Pie Press, unFold, Coldnoon, Qua Magazine, The Tipton Poetry Journal, Time of Singing, Torrid Literature Journal, Diversion Press, The Wax Paper, The Path, The Poet’s Haven, Sheepshead Review, Verse-Virtual, Balloons Lit. Journal, Kitty Litter Press, The Inflectionist Review, Black Heart Magazine, Dark Matter Journal, Poets Collectives Anthologies, Poetic Matrix Press and others.


Tree in the Forest      


Sally sang.

No one savored the sound.

She settled

having sung for herself

and the sky.


Published in Black Heart Magazine, 2013


"We Share a Beach Ball" - PKA Productions

"Talking Heads" - The Avocet

"Sorrow of the Alone" - "Door is a Jar Magazine

"Love Is Patient, Love Is Kind" - Glass: Facets of Poetry

"just a bug" - Other People's Flowers

"Despite the Doldrums" - Brick Street Poetry

"hope street" - pacificREVIEW

"See Beyond the Missing Leaves" - Willawaw Journal

"Day 49 in a Burn Unit" - Quail Bell Magazine

"Bloom on Horizon" - Noctua Review

"under the boardwalk" - pacificREVIEW

"History of the World" - Anatolios Magazine

"singing to the stars" - Writing Knights Press

"Living in a Terrarium" - Quail Bell Magazine

"mosquito" - Other People's Poetry

"Nursing Home Piano" - The Paragon Press

"The City as Autumn Leaves" - Poetry Potion

"Maternity Ward" - Vox Poetica

"Violin With No Strings Attached" - The Paragon Press

"Subway" - Other People's Flowers

"Big as the Earth" - Folded Word

"Name in Sidewalk" - The Black Lion Journal

"divinely attractive" - Other People's Poetry

"See" - Writing Knights Press

"Let Me Listen to the Song of God" - Vox Poetica

"Unseen" - Revue Post

"run for the roaches" - Other People's Flowers

"statue of poseidon" - Sentinel Literary Quarterly

"Hire" - Writing Knights Press

"Sighting in the Park" - Other People's Flowers

"Rocks" - Literary Orphans

"world goes round" - Chronogram Magazine

"50-Foot Woman" - Dark Wood Magazine

"Poor Historian" - Sentinel Literary Quarterly

Five Poems - Nthanda Review

Three Poems - Rabid Oak

Five Poems - Five:2:One

"Truth Cannot Be Forever Hidden" - Junto Magazine

Three Poems - Rabid Oak

Two Poems - Hobo Camp Review

"Fairmount Park, Philadelphia" - Encircle Publications

Two Poems - The Bookends Review

"Gilberto" - Entropy, American Story

"Still Spreading" - Punch Drunk Press

"Sounds Like Home" - Aji Magazine

"Ongoing" - Mannequin Haus

"Helmet" - Linden Avenue Literary Journal

"Simon Says" - Time of Singing, A Journal of Christian Poetry

"Ageless Our Timeless Light" - Writing Knights, Hessler Collection

Two Poems - Gimmick Press

"Time Capsule" - Torrid Literature

Three poems - Anti-Heroin Chic

Another two poems - Anti-Heroin Chic

Another three poems - Anti-Heroin Chic

"swan lake" - Other People's Flowers

"Merry Christmas!" - Edify Fiction

"Merryment, My Love" - Edify Fiction

"Sighting at a Stop Light" - Edify Fiction

Three poems - Coldnoon Diaries

Three poems - Fourth & Sycamore

"Summer Rental" - Diversion Press

Two Poems - Punch Drunk Press

Three poems - YARN

"Trees Can Fly" - Kitty Litter Press

"Gardening by the Elevated" - The Wax Paper

"the incredible shrinking man" - Qua Literary Magazine

"magicicada song" - Other People's Flowers

"Religion" - Kitty Litter Press

"My Chest X-ray" - The Poet's Haven

"Needing Refill" - the fib review

"End Run" - Philadelphia Stories

"Stills" - Shot Glass Journal

"Soles at the Hearth" - Sheepshead Review

"Ho' oponopono" - Tipton Poetry Journal

"Tombstone" - Poets Collective, 2015

"All Shook Up" - The Path, A Literary Magazine

"Unobstructed" - Kitty Litter Press

"we hold on" - The Path, A Literary Magazine

"Born" - Poetic Matrix Press

"Run" - Poetic Matrix Press

"Catch Daddy!" - Poetic Matrix Press

"routine fly at fenway" - Other People's Flowers

"Of Regret" - Poetic Matrix Press

"Monte Carlo" - Poetic Matrix Press

Three poems - Black Heart Magazine

"Fisherman" - Verse-Virtual