Rob's Prose


  • Kumquat,” Plum Ruby Review 2 (February 2004). Update: a kind review of "Kumquat."
  • “Orpheus Emerging from the Underworld,” River City (Winter 2004)
  • “Poetics,” Thema 15.2: Lost in Translation (Summer 2003).
  • “Eden,” in blink: sudden fiction by minnesota writers, ed. Margaret Miles and John Colburn. Minneapolis: Spout Press, 2001.
  • “Amphibian Heart,” Pleiades 20.1 Winter 2000.
  • “Closing Up,” Lake Superior Magazine September 1995.
  • “Stop,” an unpublished story, received an honorable mention in the 1995 Tamarack Awards, Minnesota Monthly

Public Poetry at the Northfield Public Library

In early August, the director of the Northfield Public Library, Teresa Jensen, asked me to write a poem to be displayed prominently in the...