Paul Marion

Paul MarionPaul Marion is the author of several collections of poetry, including What Is the City? (EAM, 2006), and editor of Atop an Underwood: Early Stories and Other Writings by Jack Kerouac (Viking/Penguin, 1999). His writing has been published in literary magazines, journals, and anthologies across the US and in Japan, Canada, Ireland, and England.




  • What Is the City?

    What Is the City?

    In Print

    by Paul Marion

    "What is the city but the people?" asks Sicinius in Shakespeare's Coriolanus. In these poems, meet the people in Paul Marion's real and imagined city: Manny and Maria, Jimmy Allen,… $15.00
  • Strong Place: Poems '74-'84

    Strong Place: Poems '74-'84

    The first full-length collection of poems by Paul Marion, whose writing Apple Tree Review described as "clear, precise, and earthy." Stony Hills compared the poems to those of… $0.00 Currently Unavailable
  • Apples and Oranges (1986)

    Apples and Oranges (1986)

    This chapbook includes poems set in New England and Southern California, where Marion had lived in the mid-1980s. The poem "A Higher Level of Notation" was commissioned by the… $0.00 Currently Unavailable
  • Middle Distance (1989)

    Middle Distance (1989)

    Written in the spirit of Gary Snyder's bioregional literary ethic, this full-length collection advances Paul Marion's hyper-local writing project. The book opens with quotatio… $0.00 Currently Unavailable
  • The Loom Reader (1986), ed.

    The Loom Reader (1986), ed.

    This chapbook-style anthology of poems by nine writers includes early work by Maurya Simon and Juan Delgado, graduates of the University of California, Irvine, MFA Poetry Workshop.… $0.00 Currently Unavailable
  • Merrimack Poetry Anthology (1992), ed.

    Merrimack Poetry Anthology (1992), ed.

    by Kathleen Aponick, Jane Brox, Paul Marion

    a collection of poems by 52 writers from the Merrimack Valley of New England. $0.00 Currently Unavailable
  • Vital Records

    Vital Records

    Vital Records: Poems from the LIRA Writing Workshop (1994), ed. In chapbook format, poems by 12 writers from three poetry workshops that Marion led in 1992 and 1993 for the U… $0.00 Currently Unavailable
  • No Image

    Hit Singles (1995)

    Out of Print

    by Paul Marion

    Fourteen poems in chapbook form, all of which were published one by one in literary journals, magazines, and anthologies, such as Yankee, Bohemian (Japan), The Salmon (Ireland), Be… $0.00 Currently Unavailable
  • Union River: Poems and Sketches

    Union River: Poems and Sketches

    Available via Small Press Distribution

    by Paul Marion

    Poetry. Spanning more than forty years of writing, UNION RIVER takes us across the national landscape and mindscape with poems and sketches that delve into our common experience. T… $15.00
  • History As It Happens: Citizen Bloggers in Lowell, Mass.

    History As It Happens: Citizen Bloggers in Lowell, Mass.

    In Print

    by Richard P. Howe Jr. and Paul Marion

    History As It Happens: Citizen Bloggers in Lowell, Mass. features writing and photographs by dozens of contributors from the first ten years of the blog, 2007-2016.… $20.00