Joel Long

Joel Long grew up in Montana but moved to Utah in 1990. Joel Long’s book Winged Insects won the White Pine Press Poetry Prize. Lessons in Disappearance (2012) and Knowing Time by Light (2010) were published by Blaine Creek Press. His chapbooks, Chopin’s Preludes and Saffron Beneath Every Frost were published from Elik Press.  His poems and essays have appeared in Gettysburg Review, Sports Literate, Prairie Schooner, Bellingham Review, Rhino, Bitter Oleander, Massachusetts Review, Terrain, and Water-Stone Review, among others.  He lives in Salt Lake City.



Winged Insects, White Pine Press, 1999
Lessons in Disappearance, Blaine Creek Press, 2012
Knowing Time by Light, Blaine Creek Press, 2010

Additional Info

  • Region: Wasatch Front
  • Genre: Poetry