Marie Lecrivain

Marie Lecrivain is the executive editor and publisher of poeticdiversity: the litzine of Los Angeles, a Pushcart Prize nominee, photographer, and is a writer in residence at her apartment.

Her prose and poetry have appeared in a number of journals and anthologies, including: Edgar Allen Poetry Journal, Haibun Today, The Los Angeles Review, The Poetry Salzburg Review, San Gabriel Valley Poetry Quarterly, Spillway, Tree Killer Ink, A New Ulster, Edgar Allan Poet #1 & 2 and many others.

Marie's chapbook of poetry, Love Poems... Yes... REALLY... Love Poems, (copyright 2013 Sybaritic Press), is available through She is also the editor of several anthologies, including Near Kin: Words and Art inspired by O.E. Butler (© 2014 Sybaritic Press).

Marie's avocations include photography; meditation; Libers CCXX and XV; marmosets; Christopher Eccleston, H.P. Lovecraft, and Sean Bean (depending on what day of the week it is); her diva cat Puff; expensive handbags; the number seven, the letter “S,” and sensual tributes upon her neck from male artists-except male poets, who only write about it.


An Imaginary Story...

Lucy On the Orange Line

The Power Passes (for Seamus Heaney)