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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  David M. Pitchford  

Pen Name: BitterHermit, MysticWino, Fringemonkey, R David Skinner


Born: 1952 in Cleveland, Ohio



Illinois Connection

Pitchford lives in Springfield, Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Pitchford is a novelist, editor, publisher, and poet. He has been publishing his own and others' poetry and fiction since 1997. He is publishing editor of Daybreak Press and its literary journal - Prism Quarterly. Much of his work can be found in back-issues of Prism Quarterly. Pitchford is currently president of the Springfield, Illinois writers' organization Poets & Writers Literary Forum.

Published Works Expand for more information

Titles At Your Library

After the Vows: Poems Between Lovers
ISBN: 0981566936

Diminuendo Press. 2008


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