sara matson


Sara Matson (she/her) has poetry in Bone Bouquet, Impossible Task, Pink Plastic Press, and elsewhere. Sara’s full-length book of poetry <personal fashion> from swallow::tale press is available to purchase directly and her chapbook, electric grandma is available from Another New Calligraphy. Sara’s pop culture chapbook of DVD poems, Special Features, is forthcoming from Alien Buddha Press. She lives in Chicago where she Tweets as @skeletorwrites.

selected writing

hit me Johnny Mnemonic [Psycho Holosuite]
teenage horror nostalgia microchap [Ghost City Press]
Ghost City Press Reading [teenage horror nostalgia launch party with friends]
Personal Fashion Launch Reading [featuring Jacob Saenz, Ash Miranda, Kirstin Garth, and Tom Snarsky]
buy Personal Fashion [Paypal]
buy Personal Fashion [venmo]
Performance Anxiety! March 2022 [YouTube]
Performance Anxiety! June 2021 [YouTube]
Performance Anxiety! July 2019 [YouTube]
b+w [Drunk Monkeys]
great white [Daily Drunk Mag]
3 poems [Impossible Task]
These Poems Are Not What They Seem [APEP Publications]
gown [Twisted Moon]
Wickerpedia [Daily Drunk Mag]
friend ship [Storm of Blue]
fresh tattoo [Kissing Dynamite]
why i want to visit chernobyl [Abridged]
3 poems [Truly U Review]
2 poems [Punt Volat]
electric grandma [Another New Calligraphy]
bone segments parts i-ix [Pulp Poets Press]
new pants [Obra/Artifact]
Two Poems [Rag Queen Periodical]
3 poems [Mannequin Haus]
current [Awkward Mermaid]
2 poems [Waxing & Waning Magazine]
nine, chatter [Poached Hare]
white necked [Meow Meow Pow Pow]
vacation home [Pink Plastic House: a tiny journal]
two poems [Petrichor]
• Forgotten: Women in Science [Damaged Goods Press] • interview with Sara Matson by Kristin Garth [The Sonnetarium]
sundae [The Journal Petra]
backstage [Ghost City Review]
soap opera [Theta Wave]
ouiji queen [Rabid Oak]
splinter [Dream Pop Press]
elemental dawn [Five:2:One]
summer on the square [Typishly]
4 poems [Soft Cartel]
2 poems [OCCULUM]
3 poems [Burning House Press]
siblings [Dying Dahlia Review]
jazz [Vagabond City Lit]
2 poems [Deracine]