Bartholomew Barker is one of the organizers of Living Poetry, a collection of poets and poetry lovers in the Triangle region of North Carolina. His first poetry collection, Wednesday Night Regular, written in and about strip clubs, was published in 2013. His second, Milkshakes and Chilidogs, a chapbook of food inspired poetry was served in 2017. He was nominated for a Pushcart Prize in 2021. Born and raised in Ohio, studied in Chicago, he worked in Connecticut for nearly twenty years before moving to Hillsborough where he makes money as a computer programmer to fund his poetry habit.


13 Responses to About

  1. Colleen Mitchel says:

    It’s the one u ran into in Asheville who has the crazy sister, calling u George (reunion etc,) I
    just wanted to say your poetry is absolutely beautiful.
    Take good care,

    Colleen Mitchel

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  2. Thanks for tracking me down. I’m so glad you enjoyed my poetry and that bit of impromptu performance art back in Asheville with your crazy sister. You played along well.

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  3. Little Monster Girl says:

    Hi Bart! I’ve nominated you for the Mystery Blogger Award! congrats! :) https://jenniferpaetsch.com/2017/04/28/the-mystery-blogger-award/

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  4. annie petite chatte says:

    Thanks for passing by my page, there are poems here and there
    Leave a comment when you like something

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  5. Just dropping by to see when you first startedπŸ˜πŸ˜ŠπŸ™πŸ™πŸ™

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  6. margaret21 says:

    Thanks to your ‘liking’ one of my blog posts, I’me now enjoying rooting through yours, and enjoying the experience – thanks!

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