Charlie Bondhus


Michael McKeown (formerly Charlie) Bondhus is a bigender (male/neutrois) Irish-American writer. Ze’s the author of Divining Bones (Sundress, 2018) and All the Heat We Could Carry (Main Street Rag, 2013), winner of the Thom Gunn Award. Zis work’s appeared in Poetry, Poetry Ireland Review, The Missouri Review, Columbia Journal, Hayden’s Ferry Review, Bellevue Literary Review, and Copper Nickel. Ze’s received fellowships from the Virginia Center for Creative Arts, the Sundress Academy for the Arts, and the Hawthornden Castle International Retreat for Writers (UK). Ze’s associate professor of English at Raritan Valley Community College (NJ, unceded Lenape land).