Charles Brooks III, Poetry Editor

From Charles Brooks III, Poetry Editor:

WMBHeadshotDec2014 Clifford Brooks is a teacher, freelance writer, and poet living in North Georgia. He was nominated for a Pulitzer Prize in Poetry and Georgia Author of the Year for his first book of verse, The Draw of Broken Eyes & Whirling Metaphysics. Clifford’s next book of poetry, Athena Departs, is currently in the last stages of editing. His newest accomplishment, with the help of many brilliant artists, is the creation of The Southern Collective Experience (found on Facebook under this name), who will soon have a website of their own. His online presence includes Twitter (@CliffBrooks3); Instagram (CliffBrooks3); Facebook (; and his personal website ( Artistic snippets of his work (as created by Holly Holt, a member of The Collective) can be found on Pinterest at the following addresses: and

Charles Brooks serves as Poetry Editor and a contest judge for Watch Me Bounce.


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